The Draft Evaluation of Potential Sources of Perfluorinated Compounds at the Former Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Willow Grove, PA issued in April 2015 is available for viewing and can be downloaded by clicking this link: Draft Evaluation of Potential Sources of Perfluorinated Compounds. This document is 525 pages, including maps and appendixes.
The Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Disposal and Reuse of the Former Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Willow Grove is now available in the Reference Department of the Horsham Township Library. In addition, electronic copies in PDF format are available for reading and downloading from the library's website. Follow the links below to open the Final EIS Main Report and its Appendices A through J:
For additional information concerning this document or to send comments, please contact:
Department of the Navy
Director, BRAC Program Management Office East
Attn: Willow Grove EIS
4911 South Broad Street, Building 679
Philadelphia, PA 19112-1303
Tel: (215) 897-4900 | Fax: (215) 897-4902
Naval Air Station - Joint Reserve Base Willow Grove Information RepositoryNaval Air Station Joint Reserve Base (NASJRB) Willow Grove has placed copies of documents that comprise its Information Repository on deposit with the Horsham Township Library.
An index of the documents, in .PDF format, current as of November 2001 has been provided by NASJRB Willow Grove. Click on the following link to view this index document:
The library provides an on-line version of this index with links to the individual .PDF documents. This index has been updated beyond November 2001 and is revised each time a new document is added to the Information Repository housed at the library. To view this on-line index, click on the following link:
According to the Initial Assessment Study of Naval Air Station, Willow Grove, Pennsylvania published in February 1986, "a total of nine potentially contaminated sites were identified at NAS Willow Grove. Each of the sites was evaluated with regard to contamination characteristics, migration pathways, and pollutant receptors."
The Information Repository documents the action taken by NASJRB Willow Grove to identify and clean up environmental hazards. The documents in the Information Repository are shelved in the library's Reference collection and may be read at the library during normal library hours. Documents may not be checked out; however, readers may use the library's coin-operated photocopiers to copy any portions of the documents at their own expense. Horsham Township Library also offers copies of the documents in the Information Repository in .PDF format which may be downloaded from the library's website. To access these .PDF documents, click the active links in the library's on-line index: Willow Grove NAS Administrative Record On-Line Index.
The Administrative Record File (ARF) is a collection of documents compiled by the Department of the Navy, represented by the Naval Facilities Engineering Command, to document the selection of environmental response actions conducted under the Environmental Restoration Program at military installations. A link to documents (Installation name: Willow_Grove_NAS) can be accessed here:
Other documents regarding the Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) of NASJRB Willow Grove can be found at the Navy BRAC Program Management website:
Administrative Record for the Horsham Air Guard Station
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is now hosted at horshamlibrary.org.