Update, August 19, 2022

Remedial Investigation Commences

Remedial Investigation

Remedial Investigation field work at the former Williamsburg Works MGP is being conducted under a New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC)-approved Remedial Investigation Work Plan Addendum (RIWPA) for Parcels 3 and 4. The work includes the installation of soil borings, monitoring wells, test pits, and soil vapor points to gather information required to determine the nature and extent of impacts at Parcels 3 and 4 of the former Williamsburg Works MGP. The RIWPA field work began on July 7, 2022. Community air monitoring was initiated on Monday, July 11, 2022, and will continue during intrusive activities on Site.

Website Updates:

On-going activities:

  • Began test pit installations on-Site and on N. 11th Street.

Recently Completed:

  • Completed soil boring, monitoring well installation, and soil vapor point installation activities on-Site and on N. 11th Street.

Upcoming activities:

  • Continue test pit installations on Site and on N. 12th Street. 
  • Continue of soft dig to identify utility locations on N. 12th Street.

If you have any questions or comments about the work on the Site, please use the Williamsburg MGP Telephone Hotline at (718) 982-7349.

Photos of Activity

Photo 1: View facing northeast of soil boring drilling activities.

Photo 2: View facing east of test pit installation activities on N. 11th Street.