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PSC delays desalination decision until after election

by Peggy Kurtz and Gale Pisha

Rockland County has made real progress in fighting the desalination plant proposed by Suez/United Water for irreplaceable habitat in Haverstraw Bay. The Public Service Commission (PSC) postponed a decision on Suez/United Water’s $60.3 million request for a down payment on the massive costs of this proposal until November 30, after the election.