Superfund Information Systems: Site Profile

Superfund Site:

MACON NAVAL ORDNANCE PLANT
MACON, GA

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Announcements and Key Topics

EPA conducted a field assessment of this site and determined that no storm impacts or releases have occurred from Hurricane Michael that would impair the integrity of CERCLA activities. The PRP group is conducting a remedial investigation/feasibility study to determine actions to address TCE-contaminated groundwater at the site.

EPA NPL field teams have conducted a field assessment of this Site and determined that no related storm impacts or releases have occured as a result of Hurricane Florence.

On September 18, 2018, EPA finalized an agreement with the potentially responsible parties for performance of the RI/FS. The RI/FS Workplan is expected to be completed in March 2019, at which time a public availability session is planned to kick off the RI field sampling activities. 

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Public Participation Opportunities

EPA is leading community involvement activities to get community input and make sure the public remains informed about site activities throughout the cleanup process.

  • A public availability session was held on March 8, 2012 and later that month the Macon-Bibb County Industrial Authority was also briefed on EPA’s site activities.
  • On March 8, 2013, EPA hosted an on-site public availability session to update the community regarding the site’s proposed listing on the NPL.
  • On January 20, 2015, a meeting was held in EPA’s office to inform both the Macon-Bibb County Industrial Authority and Habitat for Humanity of the site status.
  • During its vapor intrusion investigations in 2015 and 2016, EPA worked closely with the Macon-Bibb County Industrial Authority and business owners. A press release was issued by EPA in July 2015 informing the public of the sample results at that time, along with its plans for further air sampling in August 2015.
  • EPA has also kept local newspaper and television media informed as part of their coverage of site activities.
  • On September 18, 2018, EPA finalized an agreement with the potentially responsible parties for performance of the RI/FS. The RI/FS Workplan is expected to be completed in March 2019, at which time a public availability session is planned to kick off the RI field sampling activities. 

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Community Resources

The Site Repository is located at the Middle Georgia Regional Library, 180 Washington Avenue, Macon, Georgia.

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