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Public Meeting on Temporary Cleanup Plan for Ten-Mile Drain Superfund Site

Release Date: 07/22/2011
Contact Information: Mick Hans, 312-353-5050,

For Immediate Release No. 11-OPA063

(CHICAGO – July 22, 2011) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will hold a meeting on July 26 to take comments on a proposed interim cleanup plan to periodically remove PCB oil and contaminated sediment that accumulates in the Ten-Mile Drain system in St. Clair Shores, Michigan. The meeting begins at 7 p.m. at the Blossom Heath Inn, 24800 Jefferson Ave., St. Clair Shores. The public comment period ends Aug. 6, 2011.

Prior to the meeting, EPA will hold an informal open house from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Blossom Heath Inn. A fact sheet explaining the proposed cleanup plan, site documents and information about submitting comments can be found at Site documents are also available at the St. Clair Shores Library, 22500 Eleven Mile Road. For special accommodations at the meeting, contact Megan McSeveney at 800-621-8431, Ext. 61972, 9:30 a.m – 5:30 p.m, weekdays.