BoRit Asbestos
Superfund Site
Participating Groups
     
  CAG Meeting Info  
 

Meetings:
1st Wednesday of each month.
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM.

Upper Dublin Township Bldg
801 Loch Alsh Ave.
Ft. Washington, PA 19034

All meetings are open to the public. We encourage all citizens to join us and participate in the cleanup of our community.

 
 
Participating Groups

As stated in our Mission and Operating Procedures charter, the 26 BoRit CAG members represent a diverse cross-section of 27 key stakeholder interests, including affected property owners, concerned residents, planning interests, community groups, environmentalists, health experts, the business community, affected municipalities and others as appropriate. The federal government Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP), the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), and the Pennsylvania Department of Health (PA DOH) are non-voting participants, except when voting on membership.

Local Governments (4)
Ambler Borough
Upper Dublin Township
Whitpain Township
Montgomery County Planning Commission

Community Organizations and Civic Groups (6)
 Citizens for a Better Ambler (CBA)
West Ambler Civic Association (WACA)
Mercer Hill Village Association
Whitpain Residents Organization (WRO)
Whitemarsh Township Residents Organization (WTRO)
American Legion Post 769 (West Ambler)

Environmental/Conservation Groups (3)
Ambler Environmental Advisory Group (Ambler EAC)
Wissahickon Valley Watershed Association (WVWA)
Clean Air Council

Local Business Owners (3)
Ambler Business Owner
Local Business Owner
(Vacancy)

Site Owners (3)
Wissahickon Waterfowl Preserve, LLC
Whitpain Township
Kane-Core, Inc. (currently not participating)

Other stake holders (3)
Citizen at large
Citizen at large
Physician

Consultant Member (1)
Occupational Medicine University of Pennsylvania

Nonvoting Governmental Agencies (4)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP)
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)
Pennsylvania Department of Health (PA DOH)

Attending Non Members
Political Representation
- Mike Gerber
- Allyson Schwartz
- Stewart Greenleaf

News Media
- Ambler Gazette

Montgomery County Department of Health

 

 

Documents on this website are published to make the general public aware of issues pertaining to the BoRit asbestos Superfund site. Only documents created by the full CAG, such as meeting minutes and official CAG correspondence represent the official views of the CAG. All documents originating from other constituents, including but not limited to the EPA, PADEP, CBA, etc., may contain views not necessarily endorsed by the BoRit CAG and therefore the CAG does not warranty the accuracy of these documents.

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*The information found on this website reflects the views of the BoRit Community Advisory Group (CAG), an independent, community-based group formed to follow the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (USEPA's) work at the BoRit Asbestos site. It does not necessarily reflect the views of the USEPA or any other federal or state agency, and no official endorsement should be inferred. Official USEPA BoRit Asbestos Superfund Site information can be found at : http://www.epaosc.org/site/site_profile.aspx?site_id=2475