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EPA to update Portlanders about Superfund cleanup of harbor

A project manager for the Superfund cleanup in the Portland Harbor will provide updates on the longrunning saga at a community meeting in North Portland.

Kristine Koch, remedial project manager for the Environmental Protection Agency in Seattle, will address citizens at a meeting of the Portland Harbor Community Advisory Group. The public session takes place Wednesday, Aug. 13, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the Portland Bureau of Environmental Services Water Pollution Control Lab, 6543 N. Burlington Ave. in North Portland.

The group’s meetings are designed to keep the community abreast of developments in the cleanup effort and provide a forum for discussion.

Koch will review the latest timelines and the status of the Portland Harbor Feasibility Study.

For more information on the Superfund project: yosemite.epa.gov/R10/CLEANUP.NSF/sites/ptldharbor.

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