MCDA Prepares to Apply for Two EPA Cleanup Grants

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Public Notice

The Mitchell County Development Authority (MCDA) plans to apply for two (2) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Brownfields Cleanup grants:

  1. $200,000 to assist with the cleanup of hazardous waste and petroleum contaminants at the former Cagles Processing Facility on Highway 37 in Camilla, Georgia, and
  2. $200,000 to assist with cleanup of petroleum contaminants at the former Glausier St. Gas Station property at 334 Glausier Street in Pelham, Georgia.

The Grant application/proposal and draft Analysis of Brownfields Cleanup Alternatives (ABCA) will be available to enable citizens to review the documents, and offer time for comments/questions, during the regular County Board of Commissioners Meeting to be held in December.

The meeting will be held at 186 East Broad Street on December 6th from 9am to 10am. Alternatively if you are unable to attend the meeting, inquiries and comments can be submitted electronically by addressing an email to Paige Gilchrist, Executive Director, Mitchell County Development Authority - click here to email Paige. Paper copies of the application will be available at the public meeting or can be obtained in electronic format by emailing a request to the above referenced email address.