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  • 17-25 DEP Police to Offer Boater Safety Training on May 6 at Pepacton Reservoir (04/21/2017)
  • 17-24 DEP and NYCHA Celebrate Earth Day with Students from P.S. 112 (04/21/2017)
  • 17-23 Department of Environmental Protection Holds 30th Annual Operations Challenge (04/19/2017)
  • 17-22 Department of Environmental Protection Will Join Council Member Debi Rose for Rain Barrel Giveaway on the North Shore (04/14/2017)
  • 17-21 DEP Joins State Senator Leroy Comrie, Assembly Member Alicia Hyndman and Council Member I Daneek Miller to Distribute Rain Barrels to Homeowners in Southeast Queens (04/10/2017)
  • 17-20 Department of Environmental Protection Joins Partners to Renew Call for Safe Driving Near Work Zones (04/10/2017)
  • 17-19 Department of Environmental Protection to Host Family Fishing Day at Lake Gleneida (04/10/2017)
  • 17-18 City Investing $31 Million to Refurbish Historic Brooklyn Building (04/06/2017)
  • 17-17 Department of Environmental Protection Encourages Anglers to Enjoy World Class Trout Fishing in the Watershed (03/30/2017)
  • 17-16 Tunnel Boring Machine for Delaware Aqueduct Repair to be Named for Trailblazing Engineer (03/28/2017)
  • 17-15 $25 Million Sewer Upgrade For Hook Creek Boulevard In Rosedale Will Reduce Flooding (03/24/2017)
  • 17-14 During “Fix a Leak Week” New Yorkers are Encouraged to Identify and Repair Water Leaks to Save Money (03/21/2017)
  • 17-13 NYC Department of Environmental Protection Completes New Fleet Garage in Kingston (03/21/2017)
  • 17-12 Department of Environmental Protection Announces $6.5 Million Roadway Upgrade Near Schoharie Reservoir (03/17/2017)
  • 17-11 Department Of Environmental Protection Releases 2017 Watershed Recreation Newsletter (03/03/2017)
  • 17-10 Department of Environmental Protection Encourages College Students to Apply for Watershed Internships (02/23/2017)
  • 17-9 College Students Encouraged To Apply For Summer Internship Program With The Department Of Environmental Protection (02/15/2017)
  • 17-8 119th Avenue in St. Albans Getting $20 Million Sewer Upgrade to Reduce Flooding (02/01/2017)
  • 17-7 Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant to Host Annual Valentine’s Day Tours (01/31/2017)
  • 17-6 Bluebelt Expansion on Staten Island’s South Shore Recognized by Sustainability Institute (01/27/2017)
  • 17-5 Department of Environmental Protection Launches 31st Annual Water Resources Art & Poetry Contest for Second Through 12th Grade Students (01/13/2017)
  • 17-4 Department of Environmental Protection Opened More than 2,600 Additional Acres for Recreation in 2016 (01/12/2017)
  • 17-3 $34 Million Environmental Dredging of Flushing Bay Will Reduce Nuisance Odors (01/11/2017)
  • 17-2 Department of Environmental Protection Announces Graduation of 19 New Police Officers (01/06/2017)
  • 17-1 $1 Billion Nitrogen Reduction Project Improves the Health of the East River and Long Island Sound (01/05/2017)

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