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Water Pollution / Impounded Funds #228905

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 09, 1973
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(Studio) Court orders Environmental Protection Agency to release $6 billion in impounded funds intended for water pollution control.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) New York dumps 1/4 its raw sewerage without any treatment at all. Now hopes to receive $5 million to improve situation. [New York City Environmental Protection Agency spokesperson Herbert ELISH - says hopes by 1980's to clean up city's water.]
REPORTER: Robert Bahr

(South River, Georgia) Georgia to receive $60 million for water pollution treatment program. [Georgia Pollution Control Director R. S. HOWARD - says state can now double sewerage treatment programs.]
REPORTER: Jed Duvall

Bahr, Robert;
Cronkite, Walter;
Duvall, Jed

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