Final Proposal Packet, including Summary of Public Comments with NHDES Responses, June Technical Report, Cost and Benefits, and AG Letter

Bedford Back River Road Project – Construction Update

Waterline construction on the Bedford Back River Road project began July 16, 2018. Pennichuck along with N. Granese & Sons and SUR West will be working south along Back River Road as construction progresses. The current status of construction is as follows: The water main has been installed on Preysnar and Tirrell Roads and the Read More

Final Proposal Packet, including Summary of Public Comments with NHDES Responses, June Technical Report, Cost and Benefits, and AG Letter

Merrimack and Bedford Meeting Materials and Documents

NHDES and representatives for Saint-Gobain held public meetings on May 9, in Merrimack, and May 22, in Bedford to discuss the waterline extension projects. Below are copies of the presentations and meeting materials discussed at the meetings. Merrimack, May 9 Public Information Meeting: Merrimack Contacts Merrimack Waterline FAQs final NHDES Well Decommissioning Letter May 9, Read More

Final Proposal Packet, including Summary of Public Comments with NHDES Responses, June Technical Report, Cost and Benefits, and AG Letter

Public Information Meetings in Bedford and Merrimack – Updates on Waterline Extension Projects

News from the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: April 23, 2018 CONTACT: Jim Martin, (603) 271-3710   Public Information Meetings Updates on Bedford and Merrimack Waterline Extension Projects Impacted Property Owners Encouraged to Attend Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) announced today that public meetings Read More

Final Proposal Packet, including Summary of Public Comments with NHDES Responses, June Technical Report, Cost and Benefits, and AG Letter

Update on Negotiations with Saint-Gobain

NHDES, through the Office of the Attorney General, and St. Gobain have made considerable progress in their negotiations.  As of the internal deadline of February 28th, the parties had reached an agreement in principle on some important terms of a proposed consent decree.  While nothing is signed yet, the parties will continue to work over Read More

Final Proposal Packet, including Summary of Public Comments with NHDES Responses, June Technical Report, Cost and Benefits, and AG Letter

Video and Documents from Bedford Public Meeting, January 11, 2018

On January 11, 2018, NHDES and the Department of Health & Human Services, Division of Public Health Services, in coordination with the Town of Bedford, hosted a public information meeting to provide an update on the on-going investigation of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) releases from Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, Inc. The primary agenda items included an update on treatment for Read More

Final Proposal Packet, including Summary of Public Comments with NHDES Responses, June Technical Report, Cost and Benefits, and AG Letter

Bedford Public Info Meeting on January 11

News from the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: January 3, 2018 CONTACT: James Martin, (603) 271-3710   Bedford Public Information Meeting NHDES and NH DHHS Update on PFOA Investigation  Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) and the Department of Health & Human Services, Division of Read More

Final Proposal Packet, including Summary of Public Comments with NHDES Responses, June Technical Report, Cost and Benefits, and AG Letter

NHDES announces Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Agrees to Fund Design Study to Extend Manchester Water Works service to Bedford Residents

News from the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: September 22, 2017 CONTACT: James Martin, (603) 271-3710              NHDES announces Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Agrees to Fund Design Study to Extend Manchester Water Works service to Bedford Residents CONCORD, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) and Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Read More