BOSTON (Legal Newsline) — The United States Environmental
Protection Agency (EPA) has announced its officials drafted and released a
proposed cleanup plan for a portion of the Raymark Industries Inc. Superfund
Site (Raymark), which will go before a 30-day public comment period. The
EPA is scheduled to hold a public meeting and public hearing on the issue as well.
The 30-day formal public comment period began June 30 and
will run through July 29. The EPA is scheduled hold a public open house session 1-4 p.m. Wednesday, July 20, at Stratford High School in Connecticut. The
organization plans to provide posters that detail the cleanup remedies.
Officials from the EPA, the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental
Protection and the Stratford Health Department will be on hand to answer
A public informational meeting will take place 7 p.m., Tuesday, July 26, at Stratford High School, while a public hearing is scheduled 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 26.
The EPA’s proposed final cleanup actions are projected to
cost $95.7 million and include plans for the groundwater, Upper Ferry Creek, the former Raybestos Memorial Field and additional properties.