From the 1880’s through about the 1970’s, a manufactured gas plant (MGP) and electric generation facility operated at the end of Merry and Tidewater streets in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.

NEW – August 2017 – Notification – LDI Work

National Grid sent an abutter and mailing list notification to the Tidewater mailing list about the beginning of LDI work.

Click here to view a copy of the LDI Abutter Notification.

NEW – Public Meeting Notification and Updated Fact Sheet

As part of our continuing commitment to keep the public informed of upcoming activities related to the Tidewater Site investigation and cleanup, National Grid has prepared an updated fact sheet.

In addition to providing updated information on recent project milestones and upcoming activities, this fact sheet serves to announce that the Initial Community Meeting will be held from 6:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday July 26, 2017, in the Community Room at the International Charter School located at 334 Pleasant Street No. 1, Pawtucket, RI.

Click here to view a copy of the July 2017 Notification and Updated Fact Sheet.

About Air Monitoring Data

As part of facility upgrades, National Grid intends to complete certain reconstruction activities associated with the electrical substation on the site. While the soil data collected in the area of planned excavation suggest the potential for air quality impacts associated with this work is relatively low, National Grid will monitor air quality during these activities to confirm there are no air quality impacts.
Click here to view past and present air monitoring data.

Intrusive Activities – Not Active

Active Intrusive Activities are Not Occurring Right Now