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Posted on: September 28, 2021

DEP Proposes Remedial Action Plan for Bishop Tube Site

Update: The time period for those who wish to present testimony at tonight's public hearing has expired; however, you may still attend the virtual hearing.  Public comment is welcome until January 31, 2022.  See below on how to make timely comments to DEP.  The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has released the administrative record and proposed remedial action plan to address the contamination associated with the Bishop Tube site located in East Whiteland Township. The DEP is planning to hold a Virtual Public Hearing scheduled for Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.  Those who wish to present testimony must email a minimum of 24 hours in advance to register.  For additional hearing information visit the Virtual Public Hearing web page at under the Public Participation tab. East Whiteland Township plans to hold two public meetings with dates and times to be determined.

The DEP administrative record and remedial action plan are available online at with hard copies available at DEP's Southeast Regional Office located at 2 East Main Street, Norristown, PA 19401 and East Whiteland Township building located at 209 Conestoga Road, Frazer, PA 19355.  Documents at EWT are available to view by appointment only, they may not be removed from our office and photocopies will not be available.

Written comments may be submitted to Dustin A. Armstrong at the DEP's Southeast Regional Office or by email at  Public comment period is September 25, 2021 to January 31, 2022.  Public comments are also welcome at EWT meetings and DEP's hearings.

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