Jefferson County When asked if the state should take responsibility for the water quality issues in Orleans, the NYSDOT commissioner said there's other factors to consider, including the presence of E. coli. Updated 07:14 PM
In total, 50 wells near a state DOT salt barn are contaminated, affecting more than 500 Orleans home owners for decades. They cannot drink the water and say the salt is eating away at appliances, fixtures and pipes.
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There's a push for consolidation in municipalities across New York State. But combining services can bring unforeseen challenges -- something the town of Potsdam is now learning.
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