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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Haviland Complex Superfund Cleanup Five Year Review Public Notice

Haviland Complex Superfund Cleanup Five Year Review Public Notice


The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is conducting its fifth five-year review of the implemented cleanup plan at the Haviland Complex Superfund site, located at Route 9G and Haviland Road in the Town of Hyde Park, New York. This review seeks to confirm that the implemented cleanup plan of natural attenuation of groundwater, continues to protect human health and the environment. Natural attenuation is the natural processes to decrease concentrations of contaminants in the groundwater. The last five-year review was conducted in May 2017. A summary of the review and an evaluation of the protectiveness of the implemented cleanup plan will be included in the five-year review report. 

What is a Five-Year Review?

The purpose of a five-year review is to ensure that implemented cleanup plans at Superfund sites function as intended and continue to be protective of human health and the environment. These regular reviews, which are required by federal law when contaminants remain at a site, include:

  • inspecting the site and cleanup technologies;
  • reviewing monitoring data, operating data, and maintenance records; and,
  • determining if any new regulatory requirements have been established since EPA’s original cleanup decision was finalized.

When will the Five-Year Review Report be available? 

It is anticipated that the five-year review report will be available at the website noted below by December 2021.

There are several ways to review information on this site. The Administrative Record, which includes the EPA decision documents used for selecting the cleanup plan, is available for public review at the information repositories listed below. Project information is also available online at the following website: https://cumulis.epa.gov/supercpad/cursites/csitinfo.cfm?id=0202284

Hyde Park Town Hall
4383 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY 12538
(845) 229-5111 

OR 

EPA Region 2, Superfund Records Center
290 Broadway, 18th Floor
New York, New York 10007
(212) 637-4308 (call to make an appointment)

If you have any comments about the site, please contact:

Kevin Willis
EPA Remedial Project Manager
Phone: (212) 637-4252
Email: willis.kevin@epa.gov

OR

Shereen Kandil
EPA Community Involvement Coordinator
Phone: (212) 637-4333
Email: kandil.shereen@epa.gov 



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