DOH MEDIA ADVISORY: Red Hill Fuel Storage Tank project update meeting October 6

Posted on Oct 3, 2016 in Latest News


HONOLULU – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Hawaii Department of Health (DOH), the U.S. Navy, and the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) will be sponsoring a meeting on Oct. 6 to provide an update on the progress being made to evaluate and implement upgrades to the infrastructure and operations and maintenance procedures for the Red Hill Underground Fuel Storage Facility.

An update on the ongoing work to investigate and monitor the groundwater under and around the facility will also be presented. The meeting will be an opportunity for the public to ask questions related to the project work under the Administrative Order on Consent with the U.S. Navy and the DLA.

Meeting Agenda:

  • Information stations with opportunity for one-on-one discussion.
  • Brief presentations by EPA, DOH and Navy/DLA
  • Question and answer session

When: Oct. 6, 2016, from 6 – 8:30 p.m.

Where: Moanalua Middle School, 1289 Mahiole Street, Honolulu

Information about the ongoing work at Red Hill and the AOC between the U.S. Navy and DLA with the regulatory agencies can be found at:

U.S. Navy Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility UST project

If you have any questions about this meeting, please contact the regulatory agencies by sending an e-mail to or calling Thu Perry at (808) 586-4226.


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