The Carroll Gardens and Gowanus Canal communities will have a chance to hear directly from the Environmental Protection Agency on the proposed listing of the Gowanus Canal on the National Priority List as a Superfund site.
This will be an informational meeting about what the EPA has already done and how the agency proposes to proceed. On hand will be Walter Mugden, EPA Region 2 Director, and Christos Tsiamis, Remedial Project Manager.
Please do not miss this opportunity to get all the information about the proposed Superfund designation of this neighborhood's highly toxic canal.
Below is the meeting information from EPA:
EPA is hosting a public information meeting about the Gowanus Canal
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) invites you to attend a public information meeting to discuss upcoming activities at the Gowanus Canal.Thursday, December 3, 2009
from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
in the auditorium of
317 Hoyt Street, Brooklyn, NY
This meeting will include a formal presentation followed by a question and answer period.
For more information about the meeting or other site related issues you can contact:
Community Involvement Coordinator
(212) 637-3639 or 1-800-346-5009
Remedial Project Manager
Additional site related documents are available at:
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