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Public Notice - Willow Grove Air Station Restoration Advisory Board

PUBLIC NOTICE Willow Grove Air Station Restoration Advisory Board Meeting The Naval Facilities Engineering Command Base Realignment and Closure Office (NAVFAC BRAC PMO) and the Air National Guard (ANG), announce a scheduled meeting of the Willow Grove Air Station Restoration Advisory Board (RAB). The purpose of the meeting is to discuss comments or concerns that the RAB members or the community may have regarding environmental issues at the former Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base (NAS JRB) Willow Grove and the Horsham Air Guard Station (HAGS)/former Air Force Reserve Station (ARS), Willow Grove.

NAVFAC BRAC PMO will provide updates of environmental restoration activities at Navy sites, and actions being taken for Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) or Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS) which have migrated to off installation drinking water sources. The ANG will provide an update of HAGS environmental remediation activities and PFOA/PFOS actions. Navy and Air National Guard support staff, and regulatory agency members will be available to answer questions or initiate interviews in conjunction with the five-year review of implemented remedies.

MEETING INFORMATION Date/Time: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. Location: Horsham Township Library; 435 Babylon Road Horsham, Pennsylvania 19044; (215) 443-2609

FOR MORE INFORMATION If you have any questions, or wish to discuss any project, please contact the following: Navy: Mr. Willington Lin, BRAC Environmental Coordinator; 4911 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19112. Phone (215)897-4900 or e-mail willie.lin@navy.mil

Air National Guard: Mr. Keith Freihofer, Environmental Restoration Program Manager; 3501 Fetchet Ave - Shepperd Hall, Joint Base Andrews, MD 20762-5157. Phone (240)612-8762 or e-mail keith.e.freihofer.civ@mail.mil

RAB meeting minutes are available at the Horsham Township Library or at the NAVFAC BRAC PMO website, http://www.bracpmo.navy.mil/.

Air National Guard Administrative Record: http://afcec.publicadmin-record.us.af.mil/Search.aspx (select “Air National Guard”, then “Horsham AGS”, then click Search)

HLRA – Horsham Land Redevelopment Authority

1025 Horsham Road, Horsham PA 19044 | Telephone: (215) 643-3131 | Fax: (215) 643-0448 | mail@hlra.org

This website is designed to provide information about the HLRA initiatives in relation to NAS-JRB. This is not a Navy website.