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Click here for contact information for agency, FMC and CIG personnel.
For definitions of technical terms used on this site, click here.
Note: The MCIG has also received a citation from Congressman Chris Lee's office. To view the Congressman's letter click here and to view the citation, click here.
The actual citation is mounted on the wall just inside the entrance of village hall.
Posted by: BillA on Apr 25, 2009 - 11:37 AM Read full article: 'Middleport Community Input Group recognized by the EPA' (220 more words)
Note: Click here for a copy of the March 9, 2009 CIG meeting notes in pdf format.
Posted by: Wally on Mar 17, 2009 - 06:16 PM Read full article: 'March 9, 2009 Part 1 Meeting Notes Available' (2359 more words)
This program is meant to support the appraised value of a home when the current resident and owner wishes to sell. The plan also includes rewards for timely selling. There are major differences between the current program and the Property Price Protection Plan FMC sponsored in the past and which ends June 15, 2009.
To view the presentation and other handouts made available at the MCIG meeting, go to the section in the Document Repository for the program by clicking here.
Posted by: BillA on Mar 14, 2009 - 12:52 PM
Note: Click here for a copy of the February 10, 2009 CIG meeting notes in pdf format.
Posted by: Wally on Feb 23, 2009 - 11:48 AM Read full article: 'February 10, 2009 Part 1 Meeting Notes Available' (3921 more words)
Note: Click here for a copy of the January 7, 2009 CIG meeting notes in pdf format.
Posted by: Wally on Jan 14, 2009 - 07:36 PM Read full article: 'January 7, 2009 Part I Meeting Notes Now Available' (2983 more words)
In November of 2006, the Middleport Community Input Group was formed joining together into one entity the members of different organizations concerned with the arsenic remediation and future development in the village. For approximately one year, the MCIG met on a monthly basis to listen to FMC and the agencies describe their plans and provide updates. For the most part, FMC controlled the meetings and the agendas.
In February, 2008, the MCIG reorganized with the residents taking control of the meetings and agendas. This reorganization was done so the residents would have better control of what was discussed and what decisions were made regarding the community. Our meetings are held in two parts with the first including representatives for FMC and the government agencies and the second with members and residents only so we can discuss among ourselves what positions we should take and what issues we should pursue. All views are listened to with no decisions made unless there is a consensus agreement.
The group has grown and now includes 30 residents as members plus a technical adviser from the New Jersey Technical Institute and a meeting facilitator from RIT.
We welcome new members. Joining shows other involved parties such as FMC, the government agencies (EPA, DEC and DOH) and our elected officials there is an interest in the community's residents to have a say in how the remediation project will proceed and how it will affect our community and our properties.
With regard to the current arsenic cleanup project, the group wants a meaningful cleanup but not one that disrupts the community and degrades the character of our properties and the village.
To view our accomplishments for 2008, click on the Read Full Article link below.
Posted by: BillA on Jan 13, 2009 - 02:07 PM Read full article: 'Accomplishments' (270 more words)
This volume covers the investigation of Jeddo Creek Tributary 1 from Francis St. to the Pearson and Stone Roads in the Town of Hartland.
You can go directly to the download section by clicking here. Look for the Volume 5 references. Volumes 1, 2 and 4 are also in this section. Volume 1 has background and history of the entire area, Volume 2 covers the investigation of the Air Deposition Area and Volume 4 has the investigation of Culvert 105.
Posted by: BillA on Dec 31, 2008 - 12:52 PM
Next Meeting Date
There are no plans for a meeting at this time.
All meetings run from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge, 20 Main St. in the Village. All Middleport residents and property owners are welcome to stop by anytime while we are meeting.
Meeting Notes & Agendas
Download CIG meeting notes and agendas from 2006 to the present here.
CIG Mission Statement
To download a copy of the CIG's Mission Statement click here.
New Member Materials
The CIG Brochure
To download the CIG brochure in pdf format just click this link.
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