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Public Notice: Valley Park TCE National Priorities List (NPL) Superfund Site, Valley Park, St. Louis County, Missouri

Publish Date: 06/07/2019

Summary

Public Meeting Announcement and Public Comment Period for Proposed Plan

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7 will host a Public Meeting to discuss and solicit public input on the Proposed Remedial Action Plan, also known as the Proposed Plan, for the Valley Park TCE National Priorities List (NPL) Superfund Site (site) in Valley Park, Missouri. Public comments on the Proposed Plan will be accepted from June 10, 2019, through July 10, 2019.

The Proposed Plan identifies EPA’s Preferred Alternative, and other cleanup alternatives, for Operable Unit 2 (OU2). OU2 addresses the soil contamination within and adjacent to the property currently owned by Valley Technologies at 555 St. Louis Avenue. The facility treated metal parts that included the use of chlorinated organic compounds as degreasers and cleaning agents in the production process. The main contaminant of concern is trichloroethylene (TCE).

The Public Meeting will be held:

Thursday, June 13, 2019
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Valley Park Lions Club
1001 St. Louis Avenue
Valley Park, MO 63088
 

EPA is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. For reasonable accommodations at the meeting, please contact Jonathan Cooper at 1-800-223-0425 or cooper.jonathan@epa.gov.

On June 10, the Proposed Plan and Administrative Record will be available for review on EPA’s website (click on Site Documents and Data, then on Administrative Records). EPA has assessed the ability of the public to access site information through an internet-based repository and has determined that the local community has this ability.

The documents are also available during normal business hours at:

EPA Region 7 Records Center
11201 Renner Boulevard
Lenexa, KS 66219
Toll‐free: 1-800-223‐0425

Written comments, questions about the Proposed Plan and Public Meeting, and requests for information should be sent to:

Elizabeth Kramer
Community Engagement Specialist
U.S. EPA Region 7 (ORA)
11201 Renner Boulevard
Lenexa, KS 66219
Phone: 913-551-7186
Toll-free: 1-800-223-0425
Email: kramer.elizabeth@epa.gov
 

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