NAVAL STATION (NAVSTA) NEWPORT
RESTORATION ADVISORY BOARD MINUTES
SEPTEMBER 19, 2007 MEETING

The NAVSTA Newport Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) gathered in front of the Officers’ Club for their annual tour on Wednesday, September 19, 2007. The bus tour started at 5:00 p.m.

See enclosure (1) for the attendance list.

The bus tour included drive-bys of the Old Fire Fighting Training Area, the Coddington Cove Rubble Fill Area, and Tank Farms 1, 2, and 4. Stops were made at the Derecktor Shipyard, the McAllister Point Landfill, Tank Farm 5, the former Shooting Range at Carr Point, Tank Farm 3, and the former Melville Water Tower. Handouts from the tour, updated one-page fact sheets for each cleanup site and maps showing the location of all of the sites, as well as detailed drawings of the tank farms, are attached as enclosure (2) and enclosure (3), respectively. Photographs taken when the member inspected the Derecktor Shipyard and the McAllister Point Landfill are provided as enclosure (4).

The tour was finished at 7:00 p.m. when members were dropped off in front of the Officers’ Club.

NEXT MEETING

The next meeting of the RAB will be on November 14, 2007, at 7:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Officers’ Club.

Enclosures:

(1) Attendance List
(2) Fact Sheets (948 Kb)
(3) Maps (3481 Kb)
(4) Photographs

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