KDHE is soliciting public comments regarding a proposal to address environmental contamination at the 29th and Grove site. A draft Corrective Action Decision (CAD) document that outlines the proposal for cleanup and other pertinent information is available for public review at https://www.kdhe.ks.gov/1938/29th-and-Grove-Site. The public may also review documents at the Wichita Angelou Northeast Library Branch, 3501 E. 21st North, Wichita, during regular business hours without appointment.
KDHE is receiving comments during the 30-day comment period, August 18 through September 16, 2022, which must be submitted in writing by electronic mail to Mary Daily or postmarked by U. S. mail by September 16, 2022 and sent to:
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Bureau of Environmental Remediation
Attention: Mary Daily, Professional Geologist
1000 SW Jackson Street, Suite 410
Topeka, Kansas 66612-1367
On September 8, 2022, at 6:30 p.m. KDHE will hold a public meeting at the Atwater Neighborhood Resource Center, 2755 E. 19th St N., Wichita, Kansas regarding the plan to address contamination at the 29th and Grove Site. Written comments on the draft Corrective Action Decision may also be submitted to KDHE during the public meeting. Spanish interpretation services will be provided during the public meeting if needed. If accommodations are needed for persons with disabilities planning to attend the September 8, 2022, meeting, please notify Mary Daily by calling 785-296-8896 or e-mailing by September 2, so that appropriate arrangements can be made.