Neighbors in Elmira will learn more Thursday evening about the ongoing cleanup of contamination found below ground on portions of the Elmira High School property.
The New York State Departments of Environmental Conservation and Health are holding an informational session at 5:30 p.m. at the Elmira High School. Representatives from the Unisys Corporation and the Elmira City School District will also be on hand, according to state official.
New York State is overseeing a thorough cleanup of contamination found below ground on portions of the Elmira High School property, and is committed to ensuring the students, faculty and community are safe and informed of these actions. DEC, DOH, and Unisys staff will provide detailed information on the ongoing cleanup efforts and environmental studies being conducted at the site and will be available throughout the evening to speak to members of the public personally or in small groups. Additional information about the Former Sperry Remington Site is available on DEC’s website or the Elmira City School District website. ~ The New York State Departments of Environmental Conservation