Great Lakes Dredge and Dock, the Army Corps of Engineers’ contractor, will be blasting in the Kill Van Kull during the daytime on Friday, June 28, Saturday, June 29, Monday, July 1, Tuesday, July 2, and Wednesday, July 3. There may be blasting on other days in the near future. This work is part of the ongoing harbor-deepening project. The timing and length of the blasting will depend on conditions in the rock formations under the Kill Van Kull on the day of the work.
As a general policy, when blasting takes place, it will not happen before 9:00 a.m. or after 6:00 p.m. There will be no blasting on Sundays or federal holidays.