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Bklink: "Crapped Upon"

January 31st, 2008 · No Comments

It’s fair to say that Greenpoint residents aren’t fans of the big sewage treatment plant in their midst that leaves the neighborhood smelling like a toilet at times. The stench will eventually dissipate when the huge project at the treatment is done, but for now, it remains fragrant. “As a community, we are literally crapped upon, constantly,” said Richard Mazur of the North Brooklyn Development Corporation at a public meeting with the city’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) last Wednesday.–Brooklyn Downtown Star

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