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February 2014 Paragon Oil Terminal & Apollo Street Proposed Remedy Factsheet

February 2014 Paragon Oil Terminal & Apollo Street Proposed Remedy Factsheet Figures

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (“the Department”) invites your comments on the proposed cleanup plan for the Greenpoint Petroleum Remediation Site, Former Paragon Oil Terminal and Apollo Street Creek Parcels.

The Department will discuss the proposed cleanup at a public meeting on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 6:00 – 9:00 pm, at Warsaw at the Polish National Home, 261 Driggs Avenue (between Eckford Street and Leonard Street), Brooklyn. A brief presentation will take place at 7pm, followed by Q&A. NYSDEC staff will be available both before and after the presentation to answer questions regarding the cleanup proposed for these sites or other Greenpoint Petroleum Remediation sites.

At the meeting, residents and stakeholders will be able to:
  • Speak one-on-one with the Project’s technical team;
  • Ask questions about the technical status of the project; and
  • Comment on the proposed cleanup of the Former Paragon Oil Company site and Apollo Street Creek Parcels site.

Written comments on the proposed cleanup plan may be submitted at the public meeting or mailed to: NYSDEC Central Office, Attn: Mr. Benjamin Rung, 625 Broadway, 12th Floor, Albany NY 12233. Comments must be received by March 30, 2014.

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This page was last updated on Wednesday, April 09, 2014.