Albany CSO Pool Communities In the News

Albany unveils new porous pavement to combat flooding – Times Union

New patches of porous pavement are helping keep rainwater out of the city sewer system during heavy storms — part of a $2.7 million project aimed at reducing severe street flooding around Quail Street that has plagued nearby Elberon Place in recent years.

Pooled Efforts = Cleaner Hudson River – WAMC

Six Albany-area communities along the Hudson River are collaborating to improve water quality. The partnership is resulting in the development of a regional solution to a series of local problems.

NY, 6 Communities Agree On Sewage Cleanup Plan – WAMC

Sewage pollution in the Hudson River at Albany will be reduced under a $136 million plan announced Thursday by New York State environmental regulators, the city of Albany and five other surrounding communities.