Buildings and Grounds

The New York State Departments of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Health (DOH) continue to oversee the ongoing investigation and cleanup activities at the Elmira High School (EHS) property to ensure a comprehensive and careful cleanup that is protective of public health and the environment while keeping the Elmira community informed of our progress and actions. Our top priority is ensuring that students, faculty, staff, and visitors will not be exposed to the site-related contamination, which is below ground Unisys Corporation, the corporate successor of the Remington Rand Company, is committed under its Brownfield Cleanup Agreement with New York State to fully investigate and implement a comprehensive cleanup of the site and any impacted off-site areas consistent with the Brownfield Cleanup Program.

Please refer to the documents listed on the menu to the left for further details and plans.