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PROJECT: WET WEATHER CAPACITY IMPROVEMENTS AND NITROGEN REDUCTION - PHASE I
FOLLOW UP PUBLIC INFORMATIONAL MEETING
ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE PUBLIC PARTICIPATION (EJPPP) REPORT, INFORMATION AND DETAIL
A FOLLOW UP INFORMATIONAL MEETING REGARDING THE ABOVE REFERENCE PROJECT WAS HELD ON SEPTEMBER 27, 2012 :
The Wet Weather Capacity Improvements and Nitrogen Reduction Project are necessary to accommodate both Nitrogen reduction requirements and wet weather overflow mitigation requirements of the State of Connecticut water pollution control laws and regulations. This project includes work to reduce the amount of nitrogen discharged into Long Island Sound, to reduce the discharge of combined sewer overflows and improve the quality of discharged waters. The goal is to improve the water quality of the West River, the Mill River, the Quinnipiac River, New Haven Harbor and ultimately Long Island Sound. This meeting follows an initial informational meeting held on June 21, 2012.