Project Status



Station B Update - City of New Haven



1. Main Activities During Reporting Period

  • Developing the following Project related documents:
    • September 2020 Groundwater Summary Report.
    • English Station Boiler 13 Interim Remedial Measures Memo.
  • Completed the plugging and capping of the onsite stormwater drain(s).
  • Completed the sampling of the English Station First Floor & Interstitial Fill area(s).
  • Continue to work with the State of Connecticut along with Property Owner(s) of Parcel A & B (and as necessary, the developer) in order to obtain signatures/acceptance on the current approved RAPs pursuant to requirements in the CTDEEP and EPA approval letters
  • Continue to refine overall Project schedule and cost estimate(s) associated Main Power Plant scope.
  • Continue to work with AVANGRID Procurement to identify a contractor for the soil remediation activities on Phase I.
  • Perform required stormwater inspections of the site erosion and sediment controls for the Phase I activities approved under CT DEEP permit number GSN003422. 
  • TRC performed bi-weekly inspections of the Significant Environmental Hazard (SEH) areas and submitted inspection reports to UI.
  • Updated of Project Website.


2. Upcoming Activities

  • Perform quarterly groundwater sampling event.
  • Submit to CTDEEP:
    • September 2020 Groundwater Summary Report.
    • English Station Boiler 13 Interim Remedial Measures Memo.
  • Work with EPA and CT DEEP on the authorization of the Phase I - Parcel B PCB RAP.
  • Commence certain Phase I PCB and other COC soil remediation activities covered in the Phase I RAPs, such as:
    • Evaluate off-site sources for suitable soil/clean fill to be used as cover material for site-wide restoration.
    • Sample debris piles.
  • Work with State of Connecticut on obtaining property owner’s signature for the Parcel A PCB RAP and Non-PCB Soil RAP (Parcel A&B).
  • Pursuant to approvals from CTDEEP, perform supplemental environmental media sampling efforts inside of English Station (Western Side, Boiler 1-12, & Boiler 13/14).
  • Work with CT DEEP on any follow-up comments for the Scope of Study for English Station Eastern Interior Boilers 1 through 12 and High Pressure Boilers 13 & 14 (hazardous building materials).
  • Work with CT DEEP on Project schedule and scope.
  • Continue to refine Project estimates for Main Power Plant.

Site Security

  • Performed as needed maintenance on system infrastructure.
  • Continue to maintain the security measures put in place by, and acquired from, the current property owners.


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