Contact Us
Environment

Environment - Page 20

Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Several Owego Houses May Be Elevated This Year

Workers with a Chenango County company have been busy making some important changes to a house in the village of Owego.

The crew from L...

Read More

Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Developer Demolishes Twelve Vestal Houses

A dozen houses in a town of Vestal historic district have been torn down, despite efforts by preservationists to keep them standing.

The structures along the Vestal Parkway sat in the Rivercrest Historic District...

Read More

Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

All About Earth Fest, Binghamton on Southern Tier Close Up

Chris Burger and Melissa Grippen of Earth Day Southern Tier, appearing on the April 18 edition of the weekly, local public affairs program, Southern Tier Close Up talk about the 25th year for the local celebration of Mother Earth as plans are finalized for the April 25th celebration at SUNY Broome...

Read More

Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Binghamton/Johnson City Sewer Flood Wall Funding Okayed

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is coming through with money to help build a flood wall to protect the Binghamton-Johnson City Joint Sewage Treatment Plant, which was heavily damaged by floods in 2006 and 2011...

Read More

Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Minor Flooding Expected in the Twin Tiers

Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for the Susquehanna River At Conklin, the Susquehanna River At Vestal, the Tioughnioga River at Cortland, the West Branch of the Delaware River at Walton and the Chenango River At Sherburne through the weekend

...

Read More

Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Public Meeting on IBM-Endicott Contamination

An environmental group is planning to discuss what might be done to continue the cleanup at a polluted Endicott manufacturing site once owned by IBM...

Read More

Tom Picciano/WNBF News
Tom Picciano/WNBF News

Minor River Flooding Expected in Broome County

The National Weather Service is advising Binghamton-area residents that some minor flooding may occur in the next few days.

Forecasters say that rainfall, combined with the elevated river levels, will cause rivers and streams to continue rising...

Read More

Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Binghamton & Johnson City Want Refund of Unspent Sewer Funds

For now, it doesn’t look like residents will be getting any refunds on their sewage fees in spite of word that the City of Binghamton and Village of Johnson City have asked for a direct payback of $4 million unspent capital fund money at the Joint Sewage Treatment Plant...

Read More

Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Manure Truck Spills Load in Lisle

The New York State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Spill team are investigating the crash of a tanker truck on Caldwell Hill Road in Lisle that dumped 4,000 gallons of liquid manure...

Read More

Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]
Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]

Trail Improvements Planned at Otsiningo Park

Work on a $500,000 trail upgrade at Broome County's Otsiningo Park in the town of Dickinson is scheduled to start in about four months.

A walking path that starts at the park's Bevier Street entrance and runs along the Chenango River is to be widened from eight feet to twelve feet...

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wnbf.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for News-Breakers Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive News-Breakers Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.