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Public Involvement

Updated 3-21-2023

Current activities include ongoing regular meetings with community representatives (Technical Advisory Group or TAG), public meetings, and periodic newsletters. The Public Involvement Plan (PIP) for the site can be found here. Copies of presentations, posters, and meeting summaries can be downloaded from this page.

Varian is committed to keeping the local community informed about cleanup progress at the site.

Technical Advisory Group (TAG)

The TAG consists of specific stakeholders from the local community, including the Mayor of Beverly, state elected officials, and representatives of the community group Voices of Concern (VOC) North Beverly. The TAG meets with representatives of the Varian technical team regularly. Click on the meeting date for copies of TAG presentations:

Public Meetings

Public meetings will be held periodically and as required by the Massachusetts Contingency Plan (MCP) process. Copies of presentations, posters, and/or other meeting materials can be found under each meeting date.

January 24, 2023

November 9, 2022

June 9, 2022

Upcoming Public Involvement Opportunities

Phase III Remedial Action Plan – submitted 12/7/2022

  • View the document here
  • Presented the evaluation of cleanup methods and recommended a cleanup approach
  • Public meeting held January 24, 2023 at the Beverly High School Auditorium
  • Public comment period runs from January 25 to February 14. 


A newsletter highlighting activity at the site is published periodically, typically annually. A copy of the most recent newsletters are found here.

November 2021

November 2020