|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Thu, 24 May 2012 15:21:24 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] VOCs: New housing near Hill Air Force Base (UT)|
Housing project gets green light in Layton By Antone Clark Ogden Standard-Examiner (UT) May 24, 2012LAYTON -- City officials are worried about possible traffic implications which may come with a new apartment project, as well as the potential for contamination from a plume located on the edge of the property.
...Adding to Flitton's concern is the fact the parcel includes a small sliver of a contaminated ground plume, linked to Hill Air Force Base. Child said preliminary tests at the site have been negative for groundwater contamination and he said more secondary drilling was recently conducted to probe further for potential problems.
Child maintains the project will be carried out with the idea of addressing any potential impacts from the plume that may arise in the future. He said builders will include a passive vapor barrier under foundations of the buildings and wire all of the buildings to be able to activate air pump systems, which would extract any contaminated air from under the concrete slabs.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.standard.net/stories/2012/05/07/housing-project-gets-green- light-layton
-- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope Street, Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650-961-8918 or 650-969-1545 Fax: 650-961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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