For Immediate Release
May 12, 2009

KDHE Office of Communications, 785-296-0461

KDHE to Hold Public Availability Session Regarding Former CCC/USDA
Grain Storage Facility in Hanover

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) will hold a public availability session to discuss results from the ongoing environmental site investigation at the former Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC)/U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) local grain storage facility at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 28, at the Kloppenberg Senior Center in Hanover, Kansas.

The meeting will focus on providing the public with the results of the ongoing site investigation and will discuss many topics of concern to the community.  KDHE staff will be available to answer questions regarding the site.

KDHE’s goal is to inform the public of progress made at the site and to better understand community concerns.  All interested parties are encouraged to attend.