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Next Meeting Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Meeting Date: 
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 07:00

Speakers:

Greg Schirle, Solid Waste/Environmental Health Specialist, Environmental Health Div of San Mateo County Health Dept.

Vic Pal, Environmental Engineer, Bay Region Water Quality Control Board, DWR, State of California.  

Mr Schirle will discuss the Landfill and Mr Pal will discuss OU2, the southern portion of the Railyard.  He will mention the status of Industrial Way.  Since October 17th is the 28th Anniversary of the Loma Prieta Earthquake, I will ask them to comment on how a 7.1 earthquake on a local fault might impact the Landfill and OU2.

May 16, 2017

Meeting Date: 
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 19:00

Presentations by:

Alyx Karpowicz, Regional Water Quality Control Board: updates on Kinder Morgan Tank Farm and on the VWR contamination and remediation next to the Brisbane Lagoon. Discussion will include how plans may have changed based on the threat of sea level rise.

Charles Gribble, Project Manager, Department of Toxic Substance Control: update on Schlage site and OU1 in Brisbane.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Meeting Date: 
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 07:00

Presentation by Chip Gribble, Project Manager, Department of Toxic Substance Control

Project Manager for sites in SF and for Brisbane OU1 (northwest portion of Brisbane Baylands)

Presentation slides on accessing DTSC website information, and updates on SF and OU1, available on request.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Meeting Date: 
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 19:00

Guests:

Jay Davis, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Clean Water Program Director, Regional Monitoring Program Manager, San Francisco Estuary Institute

SFEI's Regional Monitoring Program has produced a world-class dataset on estuarine contaminants. The program documents long-term trends in contamination through sampling of water, sediment, bivalves, bird eggs, and fish, and evaluates toxic effects on sensitive organisms and chemical loading to the Bay.
 

Alyx Karpowicz, SF Bay Region Water Quality Control Board, will give a presentation on another contaminated site adjoining and affecting the Baylands, the former Van Waters & Rogers (VWR) location just a few feet west of the Brisbane Lagoon. The RWQCB lists potential contaminants of concern: 

1,1,1-TRICHLOROETHANE (TCA), 1,4-DIOXANE, BENZENE, COPPER, DICHLOROETHANE (DCA), DICHLOROETHENE (DCE), DIESEL, LEAD, TETRACHLOROETHYLENE (PCE),

 

Meetings are held from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Brisbane Community Center, 250 Visitacion Ave. in Brisbane. The meeting room is below the Brisbane library.

 

January 20, 2015

Meeting Notes and attachment:  January 20 meeting notes.pdf Drive to clean up S.F. freeway, construction air pollution - SFGate.pdf

Presentation by Jonathan Piakis, Industrial Hygienist, Environmental Health Section of the SF Department of Public Health. Presentation slides: Art 38 Inf. Pres 1_20_2015.pdf; Handouts: Air Pollutant Exposure Zone Map.pdfEffects of Common Air Pollutants.pdf; Additional information: CARB AQ+LU Handbook.pdf

DTSC update by Wayne Hagen: Schlage OU Remediation Activities Update, January 2015.pdf

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