Town Hall Meeting on Discovery of Dioxane in Shallow Groundwater Sampling

This Thursday October 27, 7-9 p.m.
Eberwhite Elementary School
800 Soule Blvd.

 

Please attend a community Town Hall meeting to learn about the results of the Shallow Groundwater testing study which discovered trace amounts of 1,4 Dioxane in shallow groundwater on the west side of Ann Arbor. The purpose of the meeting is to help residents understand what the shallow groundwater test was, what the results are and what they mean, as well as the risks associated to the findings.

 

The meeting will also provide an update on the broader context of Pall/Gelman/Danaher dioxane plume efforts, including a status update on changing exposure standards for dioxane, the impacts of those changes on cleanup and the status of the renewed public engagement effort.

Scheduled and Confirmed Speakers:

  • Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
  • Washtenaw County Health Department
  • Michigan Dept. of Environmental Quality
  • State Representative Jeff Irwin
  • Mayor Christopher Taylor
  • Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners chair Felicia Brabec

Questions and Inquires may be directed to Councilmember Chuck Warpehoski at [email protected] or 734-972-8304, Councilmember Chip Smith at [email protected] or 734-709-2022 or Representative Jeff Irwin at [email protected] or 517-373-2577

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