|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Fri, 9 Apr 2010 09:33:19 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] REUSE: Alameda Point (CA) update|
Point Cleanup on Track, Navy Says by Dennis Evanosky Alameda Sun (CA) April 8, 2010At last Tuesday evening's Alameda Reuse and Rehabilitation (ARRA) confab Councilmember Frank Matarrese presented highlights of the last Alameda Point Restoration and Advisory Board (RAB) meeting held on March 4.
Matarrese told the council that the Navy is continuing to remove and replace radioactively contaminated storm-drain lines that run from buildings 5 and 400 and discharge into the Seaplane Lagoon - work the Navy must finish before tackling the cleanup of the contaminated sediment in the lagoon itself. The Navy says that it is preparing to sample the sediment in the lagoon to aid in the removal of any radioactive sediment.
The Navy also reported that its contractors have excavated and disposed of contaminated soil around an incinerator once located at the corner of Main Street and West Tower Avenue. Contractors continue to treat petroleum-contaminated groundwater near the entrance to the old base at Atlantic Avenue.
... For the entire article, see http://alamedasun.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6801&Itemid=10 -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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