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Notice of Start of Utility Trench Release Abatement

The information below is excerpted from a letter received by US mail that was dated September 20, 2001, and was on the Haley & Aldrich letterhead.

The letter also included contact information for the Cambridge Health Department and contact information for W. R. Grace and for Haley & Aldrich.


"With the issuance of the Commissioner's Final Decision, this letter is also to inform you of W.R. Grace's intention to begin Release Abatement Measure (RAM) activities associated with excavation of a utility trench at the W.R. Grace site (RTN 3-0277). At this time, soil-disturbing activities are scheduled to begin during the week of 9 October 2001. Activities will be conducted in accordance with the Commissioner's Final Decision, the Final Utility Trench Excavation Release Abatement Measure (RAM) Plan/Asbestos Soil Management Plan (3 May 2001), and the Final Addendum to Final Utility Trench Excavation Release Abatement Measure (RAM) Plan/Asbestos Soil Management Plan (13 September 2001).

This notice is intended to satisfy the public notification requirements set forth in the RAM Plan/ASMP and the Airborne Asbestos Management and Monitoring Plan (AAMMP) dated April 2001. A copy of this letter has been placed in each of the five repositories."



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