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Driscoll, Paul

Colstrip Administrative Order on Consent Annual Public Meeting Wednesday, August 14, at the Colstrip City Hall

HELENA – The Montana Department of Environmental Quality will hold an annual public meeting regarding the status of the Administrative Order on Consent process for remediation of the ash ponds at the Colstrip Steam Electric Station on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 7 p.m., at the Colstrip City Hall.


The meeting will provide an overview of the remedial process addressing groundwater impacts from the ash ponds. An update on the progress of the project will be given, as well as a summary of the proposed remedial technologies at each of the three pond areas. A question-and-answer period will follow the presentation.


DEQ will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who wish to participate. If you require an accommodation, please contact Sara Edinberg at least three days in advance of the meeting at 406-444-6797 or:


What: Public meeting on the status of the AOC for remediation of the Colstrip Ash Ponds

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 7 p.m.

Where: Colstrip City Hall, 12 Cherry St., Colstrip, MT

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