Community Involvement

Arconic is committed to keeping the community informed, providing opportunities for input and answering questions about the Grasse River project. The latest information about upcoming projects and how to be involved will be provided on this website. For additional information or questions, click here.

Open House Informational Sessions

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is holding Open-House Information Sessions the second Wednesday of the month at the Hawkins Point Visitors Center to discuss 2019 work activities associated with the Grasse River Superfund Site. Dredging to address PCB-contaminated sediment in a 7.2 mile stretch of the Grasse River began this spring.

The next Information Session is scheduled for Wednesday, September 11.

EPA and Arconic staff will be available between 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. to discuss the work and answer questions from the public. These are informal opportunities for dialogue with members of the project team.

What: EPA Open-House Information Session
Where: Hawkins Point Visitors Center - NYPA
               21 Hawkins Point Road, Massena.
When: September 11, 2019; 6-7 p.m.

For more information on these sessions, please contact Larisa Romanowski, EPA Community Involvement Coordinator at (518) 407-0400 or via email at

Click to view the March 2019 mailer handout developed to summarize the anticipated activities for 2019, and well as describe the planning activities completed in 2017 and 2018.