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Until a memorandum of agreement was reached with the Town of Portsmouth, the state had ordered a costly sewer treatment system serving Portsmouth Park (pictured) and Island Park.

Sewers nixed in Portsmouth’s pact with DEM

Sewers nixed in Portsmouth’s pact with DEM

PORTSMOUTH — The state’s longtime threat to force the town to install costly sewers servicing Island Park and Portsmouth Park has been removed under a memorandum of agreement (MOA) that was accepted by the Town Council in a 4-2 vote Monday night. “I think this is a point of time in Portsmouth history when we

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Portsmouth queried about talks with DEM over sewers

PORTSMOUTH — The nature of recent talks between the town and the R.I. Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) over the town’s septic issues in Island Park and Portsmouth Park was a source of contention at Monday’s Town Council meeting. More than three years ago, DEM issued a notice of violation (NOV) to the town, claiming it

The R.I. Department of Environmental Management wants the town to install sewers at Portsmouth Park (pictured) and Island Park

Portsmouth updated on state’s sewers edict

PORTSMOUTH — The state is still insisting the Town of Portsmouth install sewers in Island Park and Portsmouth Park, but the town remains steadfast in its conviction that none are needed. The Town Council received an update on the sewer issue Monday night on a request by council member David Gleason. More than three years ago,

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