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Community Outreach Activities

PCPL Fillmore Superfund Site

August 25, 2016 – Fillmore Works Remediation and Redevelopment Community Focus Group meeting

March 21, 2016 – Fillmore Works Remediation and Redevelopment Community Focus Group meeting

February 18, 2016 – US EPA issues flyer regarding construction of the next phase of the groundwater remediation system to Main Street residents within 300 feet.

September 25, 2015 US EPA issues flyer regarding temporary equipment for groundwater cleanup. Download flyer here.

August 24, 2015 Fillmore Works Remediation and Redevelopment Community Focus Group meeting

July 27, 2015 Fillmore Works Remediation and Redevelopment Community Focus Group meeting

July 22, 2015 Chevron sends flyer to residents updating them on plans for the site: Fillmore Works Project Update – July 2015

June 10, 2015 – US EPA issues postcard regarding groundwater system. Download postcard.

April 27, 2015 – Fillmore Works Remediation and Redevelopment Community Focus Group meeting

March 23, 2015 – Fillmore Works Remediation and Redevelopment Community Focus Group meeting

January 26, 2015 – Fillmore Works Remediation and Redevelopment Community Focus Group meeting

November 25, 2014 – Chevron sends flyer to homes east of Island View notifying residents of re-vegetation of two slopes near the neighborhood that begins December 1, 2014 Download flyer

October 27, 2014 – Fillmore Works Remediation and Redevelopment Community Focus Group meeting

October 21, 2014 – US EPA issues fact sheet regarding construction of groundwater cleanup remedy.
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October 20, 2014 – US EPA flyer distributed to Main Street residents east of Market Street, about borehole clearance for monitoring well installations at the east end of Main Street. Download

October 3, 2014 – Chevron sends postcard to update neighboring residents, school district, and local officials on field work.

September 10, 2014 – Chevron sends postcard to update neighboring residents, school district, and local officials on field work and notify about Saturday, September 13, work.

September, 2014 – Pacific Coast Pipeline Fillmore Site September Field Work Update
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August 28, 2014 – Fillmore Works Remediation and Redevelopment Community Focus Group meeting

August 24, 2014 – US EPA sends postcard notifying neighboring residents, school district, and local officials of additional cleanup of 500 cubic yards of soil found underneath a buried concrete slab.
EPA August 2014 Field Work Notice

August 13, 2014 – Chevron delivers flyer to homes east of Island View notifying residents of tumbleweed removal on the PCPL site.
Tumbleweed Removal Notification Flyer

July 24, 2014 – Fillmore Works Remediation and Redevelopment Community Focus Group meeting

June 26, 2014 – Fillmore Works Remediation and Redevelopment Community Focus Group meeting

May 22, 2014 – Fillmore Works Community Focus Group Meeting

May 16, 2014 – Chevron issues postcard to update neighboring residents, school district and local officials on 2014 field activities at the former Pacific Coast Pipeline site.
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April 24, 2014 – Fillmore Works Community Focus Group Meeting

April 1, 2014 – Chevron delivers flyer to residents east of Island View notifying of brick debris removal.
Brick debris removal letter

March 27, 2014 – Fillmore Works Community Focus Group Meeting

March 10, 2014 – Chevron sends letter to residents east of Island View notifying of geotechnical trenching to study San Cayetano Fault.
Letter to Island View Neighbors re: Fault

February 27, 2014 – Fillmore Works Community Focus Group meeting

February 24, 2014 – US EPA sends postcard to neighboring residents, School District, and local officials about 2014 field activities.
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February 20,2014 – US EPA and Chevron participate in Community Forum hosted by One Step a la Vez.

January 27, 2014 – Fillmore Works Remediation and Redevelopment Community Focus Group begins monthly meetings.

January 2014 – US EPA issues fact sheet regarding soil cleanup.
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November 2013 – US EPA issues postcard regarding completion of 2013 field work.
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November 2013 – Chevron issues notice of Saturday work activity at PCPL site.
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September 2013 – Chevron issues postcard to update neighboring residents, school district and local officials on 2013 field activities at the former Pacific Coast Pipeline site
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July 18, 2013 – US EPA Technical Assistance Services for Communities program presents information and answers questions at One Step A La Vez in the second of a two-part series of workshops.
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May 21, 2013 – US EPA Technical Assistance Services for Communities program presents information and answers questions at One Step A La Vez in the first of a two-part series of workshops.
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March 19, 2013 – US EPA and Chevron provide public site tours.

March 5, 2013 – US EPA sends postcard city-wide to announce public site tours.

March 4, 2013 – Chevron delivers US EPA flyers to neighboring residents for work on groundwater monitoring wells.

February 28, 2013 – US EPA hosts community meeting at San Cayetano Elementary School with representatives from the Agency for Toxic Substances Disease Registry (ATSDR) and the California Cancer Registry.

February 25, 2013 – US EPA sends postcard to neighboring residents, School District, and local officials about 2013 field activities.

February 18, 2013 – US EPA issues Fact Sheet to update residents on site cleanup.

February 13, 2013 – US EPA sends postcard city-wide to announce community meeting at San Cayetano Elementary School

December 14, 2012 – Chevron invited to speak to environmental sciences class at Sierra High School.

December 11, 2012 – Chevron attends Fillmore City Council Meeting to provide update on 2012 site work.

October 18, 2012 – US EPA and Chevron provide public site tours. See a video of the site tour here.

September 25, 2012 – Chevron attends Fillmore City Council Meeting to provide update on 2012 site work.

August 16, 2012– Chevron issues postcard to update neighboring residents, school district and local officials on 2012 field activities at the former Pacific Coast Pipeline site

August 14, 2012– Chevron attends Fillmore City Council Meeting to provide update on 2012 site work.

June 28, 2012 – Chevron provides site tour for City Councilman Brian Sipes.

June 19, 2012 – US EPA sends postcard to expanded list of neighboring residents, School District, and local officials (approx 400 addresses) about summer 2012 field activities and provides contact info for questions.

June 6, 2012 – Chevron provides site tour for City Councilmen Jamey Brooks and Eduardo Gonzalez

May 24, 2012 – US EPA and Chevron provide public site tours.

April 26, 2012 – US EPA and Chevron provide public site tours.

April 2012 – US EPA issues a Fact Sheet updating the Fillmore community on the cleanup remedy.

February 23, 2012 – US EPA and Chevron provide site tour for One Step A La Vez.

January 17, 2012 – Chevron provides site tour for County

January 10, 2012 – Chevron meets with Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Alan Nishino and Dr. Michael Bush, to provide information and answer questions about the site.

November 23, 2011 – Chevron sends an informational letter to all Fillmore residents, businesses, and City officials in follow-up to the community open house, with answers to questions and concerns heard at the open house.

November 3, 2011 – Chevron launches www.FillmoreWorks.com website as another venue to keep community informed.

November 3, 2011 – Chevron hosts community open house at San Cayetano School with US EPA representatives, Dr. Mary McDaniel, One Step a la Vez students, and Fillmore residents to discuss results of Health and Ecological Risk Assessments.

October 19, 2011 – Chevron sends an invitation to all Fillmore residents, businesses, and City officials to attend November 3rd, 2011 community open house at San Cayetano School.

October 4, 2011 – Chevron meets with leaders of One Step a la Vez student group to discuss upcoming community open house.

July 28, 2011 – Chevron meets with One Step a la Vez student group and a few neighboring residents.

July 7, 2011 – Chevron sends letter to expanded list of neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, and City staff (approx 400 addresses) with Frequently Asked Questions in follow-up to US EPA public meeting; also provides contact info for questions.

June 16, 2011 – US EPA meets with One Step a la Vez student group and holds public meeting on Proposed Plan at Senior Center – following public comment period June 1 through July 15, 2011.

June 3, 2011 – Chevron sends letter to neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, City staff, and Ventura County Watershed Protection District about ongoing field activities and provides contact info for questions. Letter also invites participation in US EPA public meeting on June 16th.

May 2011 – US EPA issues Community Involvement Plan.

April 7, 2011 – Chevron sends letter to neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, City staff, and Ventura County Watershed Protection District about upcoming field activities and provides contact info for questions.

April 4-5, 2011 – US EPA meets with City staff, neighboring residents and Congressman Gallegly’s office to discuss draft of Proposed Plan.

February 8, 2011 – Chevron presents redevelopment concepts to Fillmore City Council.

June 19, 2011 – Chevron makes presentation to Fillmore City Planning Commission about potential redevelopment concepts for the Pacific Coast Pipeline Site.

January 13, 2011 – Chevron publishes a Spanish translation of the informational notice in Vida Newspaper and invites comments to pcplsite@nullchevron.com

December 16, 2010 – Chevron publishes an informational notice in Fillmore Gazette and invites comments to pcplsite@nullchevron.com

November 4, 2010 – Chevron sends an informational letter to all Fillmore residents, businesses, and City officials. Letter invites questions or comments to Chevron via pcplsite@nullchevron.com or by calling Leslie Klinchuch.

October 2010 – US EPA issues Fact Sheet to announce upcoming Proposed Cleanup Plan.

August 2, 2010 – Chevron sends letter to neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, City staff, and Ventura County Watershed Protection District about ongoing field activities and provides contact info for questions.

June 9, 2010 – Chevron sends letter to neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, City staff, and Ventura County Watershed Protection District about ongoing field activities and provides contact info for questions.

January 6, 2010 – Chevron meets with Fillmore City Manager and City Planning Director for site status update.

November 4, 2009 – US EPA issues news release on Unilateral Administrative Order.

August 13, 2009 – US EPA sends letter to select, neighboring residents and City / County officials requesting participation in interview. Interviews conducted in early September.

July 1, 2009 – US EPA meets with Fillmore City staff (Deputy City Manager, City Planning Director).

February 25, 2009 – Chevron meets with Fillmore City Manager and City Planning Director and requests ideas on future land use for the PCPL site (meeting is followed by April 16, 2009 memo from City with a list of ideas to consider).

October 1, 2008 – Chevron sends letter to neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, City staff, and Ventura County Watershed Protection District about upcoming field activities and provides contact info for questions.

June 4, 2008 – Chevron sends letter to neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, City staff, Ventura County Watershed Protection District, and regulatory agencies about upcoming well abandonment activities and provides contact info for questions.

February 11, 2008 – US EPA meets with City staff and Chevron to discuss beneficial reuse opportunity for PCPL site. US EPA and Chevron meets with Ventura County Watershed Protection District at the Fillmore site to discuss expansion plans for Pole Creek Channel.

September 1, 2007 – Chevron sends letter to neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, City staff, and Ventura County Watershed Protection District about upcoming field activities and provides contact info for questions.

January 8, 2007 – Chevron sends follow-up letter to neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, City staff, and Ventura County Watershed Protection District about ongoing field activities and provides contact info for questions.

October 5, 2006 – Chevron sends letter to neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, City staff, and Ventura County Watershed Protection District about upcoming field activities and provides contact info for questions.

July 27, 2006 – US EPA places notices in Fillmore Gazette and Ventura County Star inviting public comment on Five Year Review.

June 6, 2006 – US EPA meets with City of Fillmore Planning Director, Public Works Director, and Fire Chief.

March 22, 2006 – Chevron sends another letter to neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, City staff, and Ventura County Watershed Protection District inviting public comment on Five Year Review.

March 9, 2006 – Chevron sends letter to neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, and City staff about upcoming field activities and provides contact info for questions. Letter also invites public comment on Five Year Review.

July 5, 2005 – Chevron sends flyer to neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, and City staff about upcoming field activities and provides contact info for questions.

July 28, 2004 – Chevron sends flyer to neighboring residents, San Cayetano School, and City staff about upcoming field activities and provides contact info for questions.

March 10, 1992 – US EPA holds public meeting at San Cayetano Elementary School – public comment period closes on March 25, 1992.

February 24, 1992 – US EPA announces Proposed Plan in Fillmore Gazette.

1990–1992 – Throughout the RI/FS site work, a regulatory technical steering committee that includes representatives from the City of Fillmore, County of Ventura Environmental Health, California Dept of Toxic Substances Control, and US EPA meets regularly.

December 1990 – US EPA issues a third Fact Sheet to the Fillmore community.

September 1990 – US EPA meets with parents of students at the San Cayetano School.

July 1990 – US EPA issues a second Fact Sheet to the Fillmore community & conducts a site tour for the press and other interested community members.

April 1990 – US EPA meets with the teachers & staff of the San Cayetano School.

November 1989 – US EPA issues a Fact Sheet to the Fillmore community meets with City Council (November 14, 1989) and teachers & staff of San Cayetano School to present the RI/FS workplan.

August 1989 – US EPA issues Community Relations Plan (CRP).

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