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Northport sewage treatment plant

Northport Village Administrator Gene Guido gestures to the

Northport Village Administrator Gene Guido gestures to the area where a new building will be built as part of Phase 2 of the Northport Sewage Treatment Plant upgrades. (Feb. 12, 2013) Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

The Northport sewage treatment plant. As a result of Sandy's high waters, officials have modified designs for a $4 million plant upgrade already planned before the storm.

The influent structure where waste water first comes
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

The influent structure where waste water first comes into the Northport sewage treatment plant. (Feb. 12, 2013)

A close-up of a control panel on the
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

A close-up of a control panel on the influent structure at the Northport sewage treatment plant. (February 12, 2013)

A close-up view of the influent pumps at
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

A close-up view of the influent pumps at the Northport sewage treatment plant. (Feb. 12, 2013)

At left, Damon McMullen, Northport Village trustee and
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

At left, Damon McMullen, Northport Village trustee and commissioner of the Wastewater Treatment Plant, and Village Administrator Gene Guido stand outside the plant's influent tank, protected by a plywood barrier. The plywood was put up before superstorm Sandy and it protected the tank from flooded raw sewage. (Feb. 12, 2013)

Treated waste water flows through a final stage
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Treated waste water flows through a final stage at the Northport sewage treatment plant. (Feb. 12, 2013)

The influent tank at the Northport sewage treatment
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

The influent tank at the Northport sewage treatment plant. Plywood barriers put up around the tank before superstorm Sandy protected it from flooded raw sewage. (Feb. 12, 2013)

Looking down into the influent tank where waste
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Looking down into the influent tank where waste water first comes in to the Northport sewage treatment plant. (Feb. 12, 2013)

A sign on the office building at the
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

A sign on the office building at the Northport sewage treatment plant. (Feb. 12, 2013)

One of two power panels in the plant's
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

One of two power panels in the plant's office basement that supply power to the Northport sewage treatment plant. (Feb. 12, 2013)

Two blowers in the plant's office basement supply
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Two blowers in the plant's office basement supply air to the Northport sewage treatment plant system. (Feb. 12, 2013)

Northport Village Administrator Gene Guido gestures to one
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Northport Village Administrator Gene Guido gestures to one of two blowers that supply air to the system at the Northport sewage treatment plant. A power panel is to the right of the photo. (Feb. 12, 2013)

Inside the Northport sewage treatment plant laboratory where
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Inside the Northport sewage treatment plant laboratory where pH levels, temperatures and coliform bacteria levels are checked. (Feb. 12, 2013)

Northport Village Administrator Gene Guido gestures to the
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Northport Village Administrator Gene Guido gestures to the area where a new building will be built as part of Phase 2 of the Northport Sewage Treatment Plant upgrades. (Feb. 12, 2013)

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