Tuesday, October 02, 2012

Gowanus Canal Superfund Community Advisory Group Meeting Tonight

The Gowanus Canal Superfund Community Advisory Group (CAG) will be holding its general meeting tonight, October 2nd, 6:30 pm at Mary Star of the Sea Senior Housing at 41 1st Street.
On the agenda:
*Christos Tsiamis and Brian Carr of EPA Region 2 will attend to give a brief update on Superfund progress and to introduce Dr. Maurizio Porfiri of the Polytechnic Institute of New York University who will make a short presentation about his National Science Foundation funded project "Brooklyn Atlantis." The project, which will be launched in the coming weeks, involves the collection of data and environmental monitoring at the Gowanus Canal with citizen participation.

*Reminder that NYS Dept. of Health will be giving an update and taking questions about their Public Health Assessment, which has not yet been completed.

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