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Robert Moses calls for end to CSOs?

According to the New York Times, in 1958, Robert Moses “told the Mayor that the Board of Estimate ‘should immediately by resolution declare that no more raw sewage will be dumped into the waters of the Hutchinson River, EEastchester Bay and Long Island Sound between Throgs Neck and hte city line.'”

Click here to read the entire article: moses11958.pdf

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