sewage en Lake Champlain's new waste boat <p><span id="primaryContentDepotPortlet.contentDescription">Lake Champlain is about to get a little cleaner. A new boat — a sort of waterborne honey-wagon — that collects sewage from boaters' tanks was christened yesterday in Burlington.</span></p><p>It’s pouring rain at the Burlington waterfront. But that doesn’t stop about 20 people from coming to watch the launch of Lake Champlain’s newest service boat.</p><p>It’s called Champlain’s Ark. And its job isn’t pretty: hauling and disposing human waste so boaters don’t empty their tanks directly into the lake.</p> Sat, 15 Jun 2013 12:36:00 +0000 Sarah Harris 39440 at Lake Champlain's new waste boat State aid for sewage problems in Syracuse <p>East Syracuse is getting some help from the state for a project it hopes will reduce sewage backups and run-off.</p><p> Fri, 04 May 2012 20:34:09 +0000 Ryan Delaney 18740 at