The federal Environmental Protection Agency will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, June 28, in Poughkeepsie to discuss its review of General Electric’s cleanup of PCB-contaminated sediment in the upper Hudson River.
It will be the first of two meetings to present the findings of EPA’s second five-year review and to answer questions. The next meeting is scheduled for July 19 in Saratoga Springs.
The EPA is accepting public comment on its report, available at epa.gov/hudson, through Sept. 1. They may be mailed to Gary Klawinski, Director, EPA Region 2, Hudson River Office, 187 Wolf Road, Suite 303, Albany, NY 12205 or emailed to [email protected].
The hearing takes place at 6 p.m. in the Terrace Ballroom of the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel at 40 Civic Center Plaza.