City of Binghamton, New York

Binghamton-Johnson City Joint Sewage Board

Overview

The Binghamton-Johnson City Joint Sewage Board was established by the municipal cooperation agreement between the City of Binghamton and the Village of Johnson City dated July 14, 1965 for the operation of a joint wastewater treatment facility. The Joint Sewage Board consists of six members, three appointed by the Mayor of the City of Binghamton and three appointed by the Mayor of the Village of Johnson City. The Joint Sewage Treatment Plant (JSTP) is owned by the City of Binghamton and the Village of Johnson City. 

Administrative Duties

The Joint Sewage Treatment Board has the administrative responsibility for implementing, effectuating and enforcing, on behalf of the City and Village, all requirements necessary to ensure compliance with Chapter 336, with the terms and conditions of the State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) permit issued for the sewage treatment plant and with the Industrial Pretreatment Program developed and approved by the sewage treatment plant.

In accordance with the Inter-municipal Agreements, which established the Binghamton-Johnson City Joint Sewage Treatment Plant and Joint Sewage Board, each Mayor is authorized to appoint three representatives to the Joint Sewage Board.

Members Appointed Expiration Appointed By
Ray Standish, P.E. 1/28/2016 3/1/2018 Mayor of the City of Binghamton
Gary Holmes, P.E. 2/25/2014 3/1/2017 Mayor of the City of Binghamton
Edward Crumb 2/4/2013 3/1/2016 Mayor of the City of Binghamton
Stephen Andrew 1/1/2011 12/31/2014 Mayor of the Village of Johnson City
George Kolba, Jr.  1/7/2011 12/31/2013 Mayor of the Village of Johnson City
Ron C. Davis 1/1/2013 12/31/2015 Mayor of the Village of Johnson City