Septic woes on Keuka Lake

The Switzerland Inn, with access by land or water, is a popular stop on Keuka Lake for a cool drink or a bite to eat. The restaurant is open for the 2018 season, but not without some challenges. A plan to replace the restaurant’s failed septic system is drawing opposition and questions from nearby residents, lake advocates, and local officials, and the New York State DEC has not responded to media questions about the problem.

Neighbors say they want to see the business succeed, but it should be subject to the same standards others must follow when it comes to maintaining a septic system near the lake which is also the source of drinking water for thousands.

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