The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will hold a public workshop to discuss the progress of the second five-year review for the Hudson River PCBs Superfund site on Wednesday, November 30, 2016.
This is the third of several workshops that are being held to involve the public during the five-year review process for the Hudson River PCBs Superfund site.
The workshop has been scheduled for 7 – 9 p.m. on Wednesday, at the Albany Marriott.
The November 30 workshop will include an overview of the five-year review process and a summary of the topics that have been discussed to date during the ongoing monthly meetings of the Five-Year Review Team, which includes representatives from a number of state and federal agencies (New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, New York State Department of Health, New York State Canal Corporation, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. National Park Service and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration), and the site’s Community Advisory Group.
The anticipated schedule for the completion of the review and opportunities for public input will also be discussed.
The workshop is open to the public.