Abatement notice

Dear Oak Park and River Forest High School Parents and Staff, 

This is a letter updating you about asbestos abatement that will occur at Oak Park and River Forest High School. Asbestos abatement of flooring, lab tops, spray-on insulation, pipe insulation and unit vent panels in the school will begin on June 1st, 2021. 

All work will occur in strict accordance with regulations of the Environmental Protection Agency, and the Illinois Department of Public Health. At no time will the work pose a hazard to the students and staff. 

The work will be evaluated and sampled prior to occupancy. 

Thank you for your patience and cooperation during this construction period. 

Jeff Bergmann

Director of Construction