U.S. EPA: Public Meeting and Public Comment Period Extension for Carson River Mercury Superfund Site

PRESS RELEASE - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 9 seeks comments on its Proposed Plan for Operable Unit 2 of the Carson River Mercury Superfund Site.


Public meeting

EPA will host a public meeting on February 1 from 6:30-8:30 pm PT. Join the meeting online at https://usepa.zoomgov.com/j/1604119316 or by telephone at: +1 669 254 5252 / Meeting ID: 160 411 9316. 

EPA representatives will describe the Proposed Plan, answer questions about the plan, and take formal comments. The meeting will be conducted in English, although questions may be asked and comments may be given in Spanish.

Public comment period extension

Public comments will now be accepted until February 28, 2022. Go here for a summary and where to send your written comments. 

To learn more about the Proposed Plan, visit USEPA’s website: https://epa.gov/superfund/carsonrivermercury. This website includes the Proposed Plan and a summary brochure, a recorded video presentation on the Proposed Plan, an interactive Story Map, the full Administrative Record, and additional site information.