DECís Authority and Role
DEC is responsible under State law for selecting and
mandating the final cleanup for the site.
DECís preferred remedy will be presented in a
proposed remedial action plan (PRAP).
previously issued a PRAP for the site.)
After receiving comments on the new PRAP, DEC will
issue a record of decision (ROD) setting forth its final
selected remedy for the site.
The proposed settlement would only resolve the
Riverkeeper and Villageís lawsuit against ARCO.
would not supplant DECís ongoing responsibility for
ensuring that the site is cleaned up.