DEP to filter smelly Bay Ridge sewers

BROOKLYN - Brooklyn residents living near the Fort Hamilton Parkway in Bay Ridge won?t have to deal with a smelly situation any longer.

The Department of Environmental Protection is stepping in to get rid of the odor. It will be installing underground filters to help curb the smell.

Residents say previous repair work in tunnels created the smelly situation. They hope the filters will make the area more pleasant.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Aziz Chirkeev, 20, was last seen April 3 1 Brighton Beach man missing for nearly two weeks
News 12 talks to viewers about how dating 2 Word on the Street: Dating apps and self-esteem
3 VIDEO: News conference from Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office
News 12 Long Island's Doug Geed takes a 4 Tasty Tuesday: Fresh spring ingredients
Video: Survivors reflect on Holocaust Remembrance Day 5 Video: Survivors reflect on Holocaust Remembrance Day

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE