South Jersey Gas Former Pleasantville MGP: Weekly Project Update – Week of 12/2/19

South Jersey Gas and its contractor have completed soil remediation of the Pleasantville former Manufactured Gas Plant (MGP) Site at the intersection of North Franklin Boulevard and Old Turnpike in Pleasantville, New Jersey. Remaining activities include site restoration, as well as taking equipment and material offsite.

South Jersey Gas is committed to open communications with community leaders, government officials, residents and local businesses. For more information on the project,

visit http://pleasantvillemgp.com/. For questions or concerns, please call the project information line at (609) 833-2810 or email us at comments@pleasantvillemgp.com.

Note: As the project nears completion, some work on Saturdays could be required.

Anticipated Work to be performed: December 2-6

Site Activity

  • Continue to restore the road.
  • Continue curb and sidewalk restoration.
  • Continue to remove equipment from the site.
  • As necessary, continue efforts to mitigate odors naturally associated with MGP materials, including foaming, maintaining fixed perimeter odor-neutralizing granule system, and conducting daily odor assessment patrols.
  • As necessary, continue water misting to reduce dust.
  • Continue onsite security (weekdays: 4 p.m. – 7 a.m. and Sat/Sun: 24-hrs.).

Work performed: November 25-29

Site Activity

  • No work was performed on Thursday, November 28th and Friday, November 29th in observance of the holiday.
  • Complete installation of groundwater monitoring wells for post remediation monitoring.
  • Continued curb and sidewalk restoration.
  • Continued to remove equipment from the site.
  • As necessary, continued efforts to mitigate odors naturally associated with MGP materials, including foaming, maintaining fixed perimeter odor-neutralizing granule system, and conducting daily odor assessment patrols.
  • As necessary, continued water misting to reduce dust.
  • Continued onsite security (weekdays: 4 p.m. – 7 a.m. and Sat/Sun: 24-hrs.).