St. Lawrence County will seek funding to clean up former J&L Steel site; public input sought
Friday, December 2, 2016 - 6:04 am

CANTON -- St. Lawrence County will seek Brownfields Cleanup Grant funding to aid in the remediation and abatement of hazardous substances found in structures on the site of the Former Jones & Laughlin Ore Company in Clifton.

A public meeting about the project will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 14, at 6:30 p.m. in the Town of Clifton municipal office building at 66 River Road, Newton Falls, New York, 13666.

The public meeting is being held to give the public the opportunity to review and comment on the draft proposal and draft Analysis of Brownfield Cleanup Alternatives (ABCA). All comments will be incorporated into an Exhibit to be attached to the grant application package, pursuant to U.S. EPA program guidelines.

A hard copy of the draft proposal and draft Analysis of Brownfield Cleanup Alternatives (ABCA) will be made available for public review and comment at the St. Lawrence County Planning Office, Room S13, 2nd Floor of the Public Safety Complex, 48 Court Street, Canton, New York, 13617, beginning December 5.