Press Release

Swanson Creek Oil Spill

Community Flyer, 4/18/00

Most commonly asked question: "When are you getting to my area?" The unified command of the EPA, Pepco and the Maryland Department of the Environment is addressing the oil spill in the following manner:

Important Notes

Although this is the order of priorities, many of these steps can take place simultaneously (e.g. first cleaning property owners shoreline located in environmentally sensitive areas)

This process will continue until the affected areas are cleaned and fully restored.

Want More Info?

  • Pepco Hotline & Toll Free Claims1-800-685-1266
  • MD Dept. Natural Resources 1-888-584-3110
  • USEPA Cleanup 1-800-553-2509
  • US Coast Guard Claims Center 1-800-280-7118

Product of Joint Information Command

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