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Progress Update, Week of November 8, 2021

During the week of November 8, the Gowanus Remediation Team (GRT) continued mobilizing equipment and materials in preparation for sheet pile bulkhead installation work near the head of the canal.

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From our FAQ:

Will there be public access along the Gowanus Canal?

There is no change to public access to pedestrian or vehicular traffic areas along the canal during construction activities. Motorists should be advised that Huntington Street, east of Smith Street is closed until at least September 2021 to accommodate the GCSPT staging area. There will, however, be restrictions on recreational boating activities as approved by the U.S Coast Guard and local authorities.

Gowanus RTA1 Dredging Fact Sheet July 2021

For more information, please visit the USEPA’s Gowanus Superfund site.