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High School Oil Cleanup

Two men in a large basement on a walkway over three large oil tanks.

Pumping out oil tanks in the basement of a Rockaway high school.


Tim De Meo (right), spill responder from DEC's New York City Office helps staff from Beach Channel high school in Rockaway pump out oil from tanks in the basement of the school.