Consultant to develop action plan for former BDA mill
WESTERLY — An environmental consultant has been hired to help establish a remedial action work plan for four chemically contaminated wastewater lagoons on the former Bradford Dyeing Association property.
Work on the plan follows failed efforts by the town to obtain grants for the work from both the state Department of Environmental Management and the federal Environmental Protection Agency. The property has been in receivership since 2018 when a Superior Court judge granted the town's request for the court intervention, which is similar to bankruptcy.
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