The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) has released its Draft Volkswagen (VW) Settlement Beneficiary Mitigation Plan (BMP) for public comment. The Draft is posted on the MassDEP website at:

Electronic comments via email are preferred, and should be sent to with a Subject line of “Comments on VW Draft BMP.” Hard copy comments will be accepted, and may be sent to:

Susan Lyon
MassDEP Bureau of Air & Waste
1 Winter Street, 6th Floor
Boston, MA 02108

The deadline to submit comments on the Draft BMP is 5:00 p.m. EDT on August 20, 2018