Update for the Week Ending June 2, 2017

Site Restoration Nears Completion

On-going activities:

  • Continued the application of water for dust control;
  • Maintained erosion and sediment (E&S) controls (Installed waddles - wood chip and straw filled fabric tubes - around the Site perimeter to prevent silt and sediment from leaving the Site);
  • Continued the import and stockpiling of top soil on Site;
  • Continued the placement and grading of top soil;
  • Continued the replacement of damaged sidewalks along N. 12th Street, Kent Avenue, and N. 11th Street;
  • Continued Site perimeter preparation for new fencing and damaged sidewalk replacement; and
  • Continued decontaminating and demobilizing equipment from the Site.
Recently Completed:

  • Completed the installation of Site fencing;
  • Completed the final grading of select fill in preparation for top soil placement; and
  • Completed the removal of the sound attenuating barrier around the perimeter of the Site.

Upcoming activities:

  • Hydroseed the Site; and
  • Complete the demobilization of equipment from the Site and support areas along N. 12th Street.

Community Air Monitoring Plan Summary

Community air monitoring, initiated on Tuesday, December 1, 2015, continues as intrusive (ground disturbance) activities are conducted.

There were no 15-minute Action Limit exceedances for Particulate Matter (PM-10) [dust].

If you have any questions or comments about the work on the Site, please use the Williamsburg MGP Telephone Hotline at (718) 403-3053.

Photos of Activity


Grading select fill backfill.


Installing Site fencing along Kent Avenue.


Installing fencing along North 12th Street.


Removing sound attenuating barrier along North 12th Street.


Placing and grading topsoil.


Offloading topsoil.


Replacing sidewalks along North 11th Street.


Replacing sidewalks along Kent Avenue.


Removing damaged sidewalks along North 12th Street.


Placing topsoil.


New site fencing and sidewalks along Kent Avenue.


Demobilizing equipment from the Site.