DTSC News Feed June 2016

DTSC News Feed is a weekly email that pulls together short updates and internet links to keep you informed about the latest accomplishments and news highlights at the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC).

 

June 29, 2016

  • DTSC's second scoping meeting for the environmental impact report on the residential cleanup near the Exide Technologies facility is set for June 30 in Commerce. For details, click here.
  • The Morgan Hill Unified School District is considering cleanup options at the site where a new $20 million elementary school will be built. DTSC is supervising the cleanup.
  • Check us out on Instagram on the CalEPA account.

June 22, 2016

  • Governor Brown announced the appointment of Amilia Glikman as the chief counsel for DTSC.
  • DTSC is developing a program to train residents of communities impacted by the former Exide Technologies for jobs in the environmental field.
  • DTSC has collected more than 3,600 access agreements from residents living near the Exide facility in Vernon. See the latest cleanup numbers here
  • DTSC's first scoping meeting for the environmental impact report on the residential cleanup near the Exide Technologies facility is scheduled for June 25 in Huntington Park. For more details, click here.

June 15, 2016

  • DTSC's Exide Advisory Group meeting is scheduled for June 16 at Salesian High School in Los Angeles. For more information, click here.

June 7, 2016

  • DTSC is helping reshape the Alameda waterfront, which will include a public marina, ferry terminal, dining and retail, and housing.
  • DTSC supervised the sampling at the Quemetco battery recycling facility in the City of Industry.
  • More than 1,800 properties have been sampled near the Exide facility in Vernon. See the latest cleanup numbers here. 

 
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