May 10, 2021
Larry McTiernan, PG, LSP, Roux Associates, and a member of the LSPA’s Loss Prevention Committee has been keeping busy reviewing MassDEP’s Notices of Audit Findings (NOAFs) from FY ’19 related to Historic Fill and Downgradient Property Status. Click here to read a summary of the two NOAFs and key takeaways for each in Larry’s brief article entitled Findings From FY ’19 Historic Fill NOAFs. 

May 7, 2021
On March 8, 2021 the LSPA sent a four page letter to MassDEP addressing several topics regarding per- and poly-fluorinated compounds (PFAS), including the six PFAS regulated under the MCP (PFAS6). Read the letter here

May 5, 2021
Voting will open on Friday, May 14, 2021 for the 2021-2022 LSPA Board of Directors election. Board positions will take effect July 1, 2021. Click here to view the candidates on this year's ballot and read more about them.

April 15, 2021
The LSPA presented the April 2021 compliance tip at the recent membership meeting, which was held virtually through the Zoom webinar platform, on April 15, 2021.  Read the compliance tip here

April 12, 2021
The LSPA Emerging Professionals are participating in the Charles River Cleanup with SAME (Society of American Military Engineers). SAME has scheduled its annual clean-up event on April 25 with the Waltham Land Trust (WLT). Event details can be found here.  

Legislative Updates

New Legislative Session for LSPA’s Home Heating Oil Insurance Bill 
The LSPA continues to work with Senator Anne M. Gobi to pass S. 676, our bill that would require insurance companies to provide coverage for residential heating oil spills. For two sessions, this bill has received a favorable report from the legislature's Joint Committee on Financial Services.  

For more information about the LSPA's bill, please read our fact sheet and this additional information which includes TV news coverage.


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Job Postings

May 4, 2021
Environmental Project Managers
EnviroTrac Ltd.

May 3, 2021
Senior Project Engineer / Environmental Engineer
Boston Planning & Development Agency 

April 30, 2021
Technical Services Operations Manager
Tradebe Environmental Services, LLC



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