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Advisory: EPA Region 4 to Hold Information Session for Residents of Chattanooga

Contact Information: 
Jason McDonald (
404-562-9203, 404-562-8400

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (February 10, 2020) — On Tuesday, February 11, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 4 will hold a public information session in Chattanooga concerning the Chattanooga Southside Lead Superfund Site.

WHO:       U.S. EPA Region 4 Superfund Program

WHAT:     Presentation on the history of the Site, the health effects of lead, the sampling method used,
                   the sampling and remediation processes, and answer questions residents may have

WHEN:     Tuesday, February 11, 2020
                    Media Availability: 5:45 pm – 6:00 pm
                    Public Information Session:  6:00 pm – 7:00 pm ET

WHERE:  Battle Academy
                   1601 Market Street
                   Chattanooga, TN 37408

RSVP:  ***Interested credentialed media should e-mail an RSVP to Please include your name, media affiliation and contact information.

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