Couples take Valentine's Day tours at Greenpoint's Newtown Creek treatment plant

The Newtown Creek wastewater treatment plant offered couple tours for a second year.

The Newtown Creek wastewater treatment plant offered couple tours for a second year. (2/14/13)

BROOKLYN - For some Brooklyn lovebirds, nothing says Valentine's Day like sweethearts...and sewage.

Some couples headed to an unusual date spot at the Newtown Creek wastewater treatment plant in Greenpoint, which offered Valentine's Day tours for a second straight year.

Organizers say they were forced to add a third tour for the day because it was so popular.  

To hear visitor reaction to the sewage plant tour, click on News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612. 

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