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Comment Period Extended to January 6th for Proposed Plan to Investigate Site Contamination at New Rochelle City Yard

Written By: Robert Cox

As reported yesterday by Talk of the Sound, the comment period for the Draft Remedial Investigation Work Plan for the City DPW Yard site (“site”) located at 224 Main Street, New Rochelle, Westchester County, has been extended. The original comment period expired on December 6, 2015. The comment period has been extended for 30 days, from December 6, 2015 through January 6, 2016.

GETTING RESULTS: New York DEC Extends Brownfield Study of Site Contamination at Echo Bay, Full Report Available for Download

The following links open a fact sheet in English y Espanol that invites public comment about a draft work plan to investigate the nature and extent of contamination at the City DPW Yard Site #C360101 (New Rochelle, Westchester Co.) under New York’s Brownfield Cleanup Program:


Nota: Una versión en español de esta hoja informativa también se adjunta. 


The public comment period for the plan has been extended. NYSDEC is accepting public comments about the draft work plan through January 6, 2016. Please see fact sheet for details.  

The fact sheet is in PDF format. You can save, open, and read the fact sheet by using Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader, you can go to the following web page on the NYSDEC web site to download the program for free:

This fact sheet is being provided by the Division of Environmental Remediation within NYSDEC.