November 1, 2019

National Grid’s contractor, Creamer Environmental, is implementing remedial actions at the Citizens former Manufactured Gas Plant (MGP) Site to address MGP Site related impacts in accordance with the NY State DEC approved design.  Mobilization began on July 10, 2019 and the remedial activities are expected to take about 2 years to complete.  The cleanup activities are being performed with oversight by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC).  Community air monitoring and vibration monitoring are being conducted during this project.

On-going activities:

Recently completed activities:

Upcoming work activities:

Community Air Monitoring Plan Summary

Continuous community air monitoring is on-going.  For the period 10/24/19 through 10/30/19 there were no levels above the 15-minute Action Limit for Total Volatile Organic Compounds (TVOC) or Particulate Matter (PM-10) [dust].

 


Preparation of Parcel 3 for steel sheeting installation.


Water treatment system equipment installation.

National Grid will provide updates as the work at the site proceeds.  For more information, please leave a message on our hotline at (718) 982-7349, email us at info@citizensmgpsite.com

Website Update Information

National Grid will provide an activity update for neighbors of the former Citizens MGP site with developments related to the investigation and remediation of the Site. During the remedial construction phase, National Grid provides a bi-weekly update on activities related to the remediation of the Site. The updates describe the work being done on and near the Site, and provide a forecast for upcoming work, including information about work that may affect normal community activities. All updates will be archived under the Key Documents tab of this website.