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Groundwater cleanup efforts to be addressed at public meeting

Release Number: 010713

Shaw, in conjunction with the city and county of Sumter, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control and U.S. Air Force Air Combat Command, invites the public to participate in a semi-annual Restoration Advisory Board meeting Monday at 6:30 p.m. in the New Beginning Banquet Facility at 1335 Peach Orchard Rd in Sumter.

The meeting is a follow-up to a February 2006 public meeting and will focus on the Air Force and DHEC's ongoing efforts in the investigation and cleanup of trichloroethylene (TCE) in local groundwater.

For more information, contact Staff Sgt. Susan Penning at (803) 895-2029 or the on-call public affairs representative at (803) 895-5850.