Welcome to the Former Fort Devens Environmental Cleanup website!

This website contains lots of valuable information about the environmental activities planned and implemented for this former military installation, and how you can get involved.


Contact Us

Please contact the Army BRAC Environmental Coordinator, Bob Simeone, at robert.j.simeone.civ@mail.mil or 978.615.6090 if you would like to view or request a document or have any additional questions on the environmental cleanup.

Public Information

The Army holds quarterly Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) meetings to update the public on the status of the cleanup at Former Fort Devens. The next RAB meetings are scheduled for November 18, 2021 and February 10, 2022.

The Army invites the local community to take part in the review process by joining the Former Fort Devens RAB and attending the RAB meetings. Our agenda for our November 18, 2021 meeting is:

  • Welcome!
  • Community Involvement | CIP activities and tour of the revised website
  • RAB Discussion | Results of RAB interest form and next steps
  • Silent Spring Institute | Massachusetts PFAS and Your Health Study 
  • (with guest speaker Dr. Laurel Schaider, Senior Scientist, Silent Spring Institute)
  • Project Updates | Summary of recent project work and upcoming technical work
  • Questions & Answers | Bring your questions for our Q&A session
  • Next Steps & Meeting | The look ahead

We look forward to your participation! Please email us at FormerFortDevensRAB@arcadis.com with any comments or questions.  


What's New?

For the Former Fort Devens RAB, we’ve set up a dedicated email address: FormerFortDevensRAB@arcadis.com. Please feel free to email us at this address with questions or requests.

Website Suggestions

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