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HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. — The next meeting of the Hoosick Area Community Participation Work Group (CPWG) will be held Wednesday, Oct. 28, from 6-8 p.m. The meeting will be conducted using an online platform and login information will be shared via the CPWG Listserv prior to the meeting.

All Hoosick area residents who would like to access this meeting as well as receive ongoing communications about the CPWG should join the CPWG Listerv by sending an email to hoosickfalls Please include your full name (first and last) and email address.

As the state and federal governments continue to restrict large gatherings as part of their response to the coronavirus, the CPWG must follow those same guidelines to help protect the public health. The CPWG’s monthly meetings provide an opportunity for the greater Hoosick Falls community to hear progress reports on PFOA remedial activity and options being explored for municipal water supply.

Additional meeting dates for the Hoosick Area CPWG include Nov. 18, Dec. 16, Jan. 27 and Feb. 24, locations and format to be determined.

The Hoosick area Superfund sites include Saint-Gobain, McCaffrey Street; former Oak Materials, John Street; Saint-Gobain, Liberty Street; Hoosick Falls Landfill; and Alexander Schmigel Property. Investigative work is also being performed at potential Superfund sites, or “P” sites, which include Oak Materials, River Road; Interface Solutions; former Dodge Machine; and Allied-Signal Laminate Systems, Mechanic Street.


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