Gallery: Sewage Leak Stopped at North River Plant, But Health Advisorie...

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The record breaking heat wasn’t the only thing making NYC rather miserable last week. A fire breakout at the North River Wastewater Treatment Plant in Harlem caused more than 360 million gallons of raw sewage to spew out into the Hudson River. Luckily, for New Yorkers, the DEP was able to have the plant’s engines up and running on Friday night, but health advisories remain in effect for several waterfront neighborhoods.

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