07 December 2008
There’s Dirty Derby and Nasty Naugatuck, and then...there’s Shelton
"In June, 2008, Shelton was fined $142,000 and agreed to eliminate raw sewage overflows into the Housatonic River by 2010. In 2007, the most recent year for which data is available, 27 percent of beach closings were due to sewage overflow. And we are not the worst state in this regard — nor are we the worst country."
Read the story at: FairfieldWeekly.com