VIDEO: Watch EPA’s Virtual Public Hearing On Proposed Cleanup Plan For Olin Site — 10 Residents & Officials Speak Out

WILMINGTON, MA — The Environmental Protection Agency recently held a virtual public hearing to provide a forum for members of the public to provide oral comments on the proposed cleanup plan for the Olin Chemical Superfund Site in Wilmington.

The plan can be read HERE.

For those who could not attend the hearing to give their oral comments, written comments can be submitted to EPA by Monday, October 26, 2020 to:

Melanie Morash
U.S. EPA Region 1 – New England
Mail Code 7-4
5 Post Office Square
Boston, MA 02109-3912

The hearing consisted of a brief 15-minute presentation of the clean-up plan, followed by 45 minutes of comments from the public. Town officials who made comments included Town Manager Jeff Hull, Selectmen Chair Jonathan Eaton, and Selectwoman Jomarie O’Mahony. Several members of the Wilmington Environmental Restoration Committee (WERC) spoke, including Gary Mercer, Martha Stevenson, Suzanne Sullivan and Liz Harriman. A representative from Congressman Seth Moulton’s office was also present.

Watch the hearing, courtesy of Wilmington Community Television, below:

Like Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s