February 12, 2021

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 be completed by the middle of 2021.  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.

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Community Air Monitoring Plan Summary

Continued community air monitoring.  For the period 02/04/21 through 02/10/21 there were no levels above the 15-minute Action Limit for Total Volatile Organic Compounds (TVOC).  On 02/05/20, there was one 15-minute level above the Action Limit for Particulate Matter (PM-10) after work hours [unknown off-site source] within the western Site boundary along Smith Street.  No additional levels above the 15-minute Action Limit for PM-10 occurred during the reporting period.


Installation of support of excavation bracing for fourth phase of Parcel 1 soil remediation area.