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Posted by: BillA on Jul 03, 2009 - 12:07 PM Read full article: 'Cleanup of Arsenic Contamination in Spring Valley' (284 more words)
Ann Howard has received this years award. Ann has served in an official capacity on several community organizations in the Rochester area including NeighborWorks Rochester, Greater Rochester Urban Bounty, Downtown Community Forum, Center for Dispute Settlement, Cornell Cooperative Extension's environmental advisory committee, Kodak Park Citizens Advisory Council and here in Middleport the Community Advisory Panel and the Middleport Community Input Group.
Let's congratulate Ann and thank her for all her tireless community efforts.
Posted by: BillA on Jul 02, 2009 - 02:56 PM
Note: Click here for a copy of the June 9, 2009 CIG meeting notes in pdf format.
Posted by: Wally on Jun 26, 2009 - 11:37 AM Read full article: 'June 9, 2009 Part I Meeting Notes Available' (3857 more words)
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The transcript will be posted when it becomes available.
Posted by: BillA on Jun 18, 2009 - 11:39 AM
Note: Click here for a copy of the May 6, 2009 CIG meeting notes in pdf format.
Posted by: Wally on May 20, 2009 - 04:55 PM Read full article: 'May 6 Part I Meeting Notes Available' (2684 more words)
The public comment period has ended. The agencies should be replying to all those who submitted comments within the next few months.
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the NYS Department of Health (DOH) will be holding public involvement sessions regarding some of FMC's off site environmental investigations. The areas of concern for the open sessions will be the Air Deposition Area which is south of the canal to Rochester Rd. (RT 31) and between Main St. and the Orleans County line and the second area of concern are the properties transversed by Culvert 105 to Pearson Rd. These two areas are covered by Resource Conservation and Recovery Act Facilities Investigation (RFI) Volumes I, II and IV.
The sessions will be held at the Middleport Fire Hall, 28 Main St. on Wednesday, June 10, 2009, where the public can discuss the investigations, ask questions and make comments concerning the contents of the three volumes or any other matters pertaining to the remediation activities in Middleport. There will be two sessions. One from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM will be informal where the public can talk, one-on-one, with members of the agencies or the FMC Corporation. The other session will be held from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM and will start off with brief presentations by the agencies and FMC and then be opened to the public so verbal comments can be made and be placed in the record. Written comments can also be handed to the agencies during both sessions.
A written comment period will run from May 18 to July 2, 2009 where the public can send in their comments to the agencies. These comments should be mailed to:
Mr. Matt Mortifolio
NYSDEC Project Manager
Albany, NY 12233-7258
To view the text, maps and data tables of the RFI Volumes click here.
The complete volumes are available in the FMC Document Repository at the Middleport Village Library, 9 Vernon St. or at the FMC House at 17 Vernon St.
For more information you can go to the DEC web site by clicking here.
For a brief description of the three RFI Volumes, click the Read Full Article link below.
Posted by: BillA on May 15, 2009 - 01:22 PM Read full article: 'Public Involvement Sessions' (324 more words)
Note: Click here for a copy of the April 14, 2009 CIG meeting notes in pdf format.
Posted by: Wally on Apr 29, 2009 - 07:39 PM Read full article: 'April 14, 2009 Part I Meeting Notes Available' (2682 more words)
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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.
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