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The next meeting of the Calverton Restoration Advisory Board will be held virtually on Tuesday, Nov. 9.

Representatives of the Navy and its contractor, Tetra-Tech, will provide the public with an update on the progress of environmental restoration and remediation at the former Naval Weapons Industrial Reserve Plant, which was operated by Northrop Grumman (formerly Grumman Aerospace) for nearly five decades.

Topics for discussion will include volatile organic compounds, 1,4 Dioxane and Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances, according to an agenda published by the Navy.

The Calverton Restoration Advisory Board was established in 1997 to facilitate communication between the community and the Navy regarding the cleanup and restoration of the 2,900-acre site where Grumman manufactured and tested military aircraft and equipment and also conducted firefighting training activities.

Tuesday’s meeting will begin at 6:15 p.m.

Access the meeting online https://tinyurl.com/9NOVRAB
Event Password: CALRAB
Access code: 2634 543 5753

To access the meeting by telephone call 1-408-418-9388
Event Password: 225722
Access code: 2634 543 5753

Meeting presentations will be posted on the NWIRP Calverton public website before the meeting: http://go.usa.gov/cSJ3T

For additional information contact:
NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic Public Affairs
9324 Virginia Ave., Norfolk, VA 23511-3095
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: (757) 341-1410

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