Introduction. e West Lake Landfill Superfund Site is located at 13570 St. Charles Rock Road in Bridgeton, Missouri, and contains several former waste disposal areas, including e Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill. e 200-acre site sits wi in e Ear City Industrial Park and is surrounded by commercial, industrial, residential and agricultural land on a levee-protected edge of e Missouri. Emergency Response Plan – West Lake Landfill Superfund Site Operable Unit 1 25, 1-1 1.0 INTRODUCTION is Emergency Response Plan (ERP) has been prepared for Operable Unit-1 (OU-1) of e West Lake Landfill Superfund Site (e site ). e plan describes e procedures at will be used in e event of an accident. e West Lake Landfill Complex is located in Bridgeton, MO between e St. Louis Airport on e East and e Ear City Industrial Park on e West and is about 1.5 miles east of e Missouri River. e 200 acres Site consists of multiple landfill cells, a leachate treatment facility, an asphalt plant, e Buffer Zone, and e adjacent. 28, · is week e environmental protection agency began e process of removing radio active waste from e West Lake Landfill. e project – . 27, · Residents raise eir hands in support of full excavation and off-site removal of contamination during e public comment portion of e EPA West Lake Landfill clean up meeting on Tuesday, ch 6. 25, · Based on e weight of e evidence at event over ere on e Bridgeton side does not reaten e West Lake Landfill, said EPA Region 7 Administrator, Karl Brooks. Meeting tonight in Bridgeton on heal effects from West Lake Landfill 7, Fumes from e landfill have caused brea ing problems in nearby residents in recent years. EPA Says Situation At West Lake Landfill Is Safe, Groups Concerned About Waste Near Floodplains Many people at e meeting angrily questioned e EPA’s assessment of e situation Parsons Corporation, e company tapped by e EPA to design e first phase of e long delayed West Lake Landfill Superfund cleanup, conducted secret aerosol testing in St. Louis for e U.S. Army in e 1950s, according to research conducted by sociologist Lisa tino-Taylor.. Parsons ran e covert military operation out of an office in e 5500 block of Pershing Ave. in 1953, according. Feb 13, · e West Lake Landfill Superfund Site is an approximately 200-acre, inactive solid waste disposal facility located in Bridgeton. e site was used agriculturally prior to 1939 when a limestone quarrying and crushing operation began. Beginning in e early 1950s, e quarried areas and adjacent areas were used for landfill municipal refuse. April Additional Groundwater Sampling Event. West Lake Landfill Operable Unit-1. Prepared for. e United States Environmental Protection Agency Region VII. Prepared on behalf of. e West Lake Landfill OU-1 Respondents. Prepared by. Engineering Management Support, Inc. 7220 West Jefferson Avenue, Suite 406. Lakewood, Colorado. Additional information regarding e West Lake Landfill Superfund Site is available online. e website contains informational publications such as West Lake Updates and Fact Sheets, technical documents and sampling results, and correspondence and o er documents related to EPA’s work at e site. West Lake Landfill is a closed, unlined mixed-waste landfill located in Bridgeton, Missouri.It was featured in e documentaries e First Secret City, e Safe Side of e Fence and e HBO documentary Atomic Homefront.Its contents have been shown to include radioactive waste. it is us also an EPA Superfund cleanup site. Mon ly Meeting of Citizens to discuss information about West Lake Landfill (Radioactive Nuclear Waste) and Bridgeton Landfill (Fire), Sponsored by Just Moms STL.. is mon e discussion was on e Legislation introduced in e House by Rep. Wm. Lacy Clay (D-MO) and Rep. Ann Wagner (R-MO) – H.R.4 0: To require e Secretary of e Army, acting rough e Chief of Engineers, to undertake. e shall Project’s board of advisors includes philan ropic honchos, silk-stocking lawyers and investment bankers. One advisor, for example, is an exec who works at e Blackstone Group, e financial behemo at holds a five percent share in Republic Services, e waste hauler at owns e radioactively-contaminated West Lake Landfill in St. Louis County. e subsurface smoldering event (SSE) in e sou quarry of e Bridgeton Landfill remains at least 700 feet away from TMPs located in e neck area of e landfill. Data indicates at e SSE is not rapidly moving tods e radiologically-impacted material (RIM) in e West Lake Landfill. Community Dialogue Meeting Preview (PDF) (1 pg, 7 K, 8/11/) In ch of is year, EPA began hosting a series of Community Dialogue meetings in Bridgeton to discuss e remedial options being developed for e West Lake Landfill. e most recent meeting focused on e 2008 Record of ision and e cap in place remedy. 26, · At a meeting ursday evening, residents near e West Lake Landfill Superfund site expressed concerns about being exposed to odors and radiocative materials at . Apr 09, · West Lake Community Advisory Group (CAG) questions about e EPA's Proposed Remedy for West Lake Landfill. WE NEED YOUR HELP VOLUNTEERS - Volunteers are needed in ALL areas of St. Louis and St. Charles who can go door-to-door to pass out e flyer about e upcoming EPA Public meeting! 06, · EPA public meeting on West Lake Landfill clean-up: 6:00pm - 9:00pm Tuesday District 9 Machinists Hall 12365 St. Charles Rock Rd. Bridgeton, Mo 913-551-7364 Suggest a . If you would like to join and observe and/or participate in e upcoming meetings, please contact e Planning Department at (406) 883-7235 or by email at [email protected] for information on joining e meeting. Apr 15, · Community Action Group (CAG) Meeting wi St. Louis County Emergency Management - Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) on being prepared for not only a situation at e Landfill. Video demonstrating e design of e cap, plus land near West Lake including e St. Louis Airport, e Missouri River, and e Ear City Levee District. 28, · e Environmental Protection Agency, which called e whole sprawling dump e West Lake Landfill complex, had placed it on e National Priorities List in 1990 and announced a . e Bridgeton Landfill is experiencing an underground combustion event. e Sierra Club, Eastern Missouri Group, recommends e following steps. Given e Army Corps of Engineers’ experience wi radioactive sites in St Louis, at agency’s involvement in e West Lake Landfill in ei er a lead or advisory or contract role would be valuable. Conflicting information from government agencies and environmental experts has contributed to growing anxiety in e community. Ask a Post-Dispatch reporter your questions about e West Lake Landfill, which houses radioactive material from e Manhattan Project, and is near e Bridgeton Landfill, where a chemical reaction is burning underground. Feb 13, · Dailey discovered she lives less an half a mile away from West Lake Landfill and its toxic nuclear waste. She says e odors become much more nauseating in and . At a meeting . St. Louis County Executive Charlie. Dooley and e St. Louis County Council recently drafted documents in support of e U.S. Army Corps of Engineers overseeing West Lake Landfill in e Nor St. Louis County city of Bridgeton.. e Landfill is currently wi in U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) jurisdiction. Council approved a resolution in February of for a second time. is is all I have left of my dhter, said Kirbi Pemberton, who holds up a lock of hair from her dhter who died in , during e public comment portion of e EPA West Lake Landfill clean up meeting on Tuesday, ch 6, at e District 9 Machinists Hall. e radioactively-contaminated West Lake Landfill next door is e bailiwick of e federal EPA. As e two bureaucracies advance eir arate agendas at a glacial pace, e fire is heading in e direction of e nuclear materials. In Norris’ absence, e status of . e west, and e nor. In 1871, e Great Chicago Fire occurred. Some of e debris from e Chicago Fire was used as landfill to construct Lakefront Park, which is now known as Grant Park. In 1890, Aaron Montgomery d started litigation at helped guide e development of Grant Park and o er lake frontage land to what it is today. . 16, - During e historic rain event at occurred in e St. Louis area in late April and early , e department responded to stormwater overflow concerns near e Bridgeton Sanitary and West Lake landfills by assessing e situation and collecting a stormwater sample for analyses. e turbid sample was sent to e Missouri. e Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill is a solid waste landfill located wi in e boundaries of West Lake Landfill in e Greater St. Louis metropolitan area. From ember 1985 to ember 2004, municipal wastes were accepted under permit at Bridgeton Landfill, a 52- . 25, · A faulty electrical pole caused a small brush fire yesterday afternoon . 24) at e West Lake Landfill, where e radioactive waste from Mallinckrodt Chemical Works’ production of uranium for. Community expresses distrust in EPA’s recent statement at West Lake Landfill poses ‘no heal risks’ at meeting By Rebecca Rivas Of e St. Louis American 27, . e meeting for ober 17 will be a Town Hall Meeting hosted by Representative Paula Brown, Senator Brian Williams, and Representative Gretchen Bangert. Lets talk West Lake Landfill, and/or Coldwater Creek! Panel Discusses West Lake Landfill By cassandra.hage • ember 19, On Tuesday, ember , nearly one hundred Washington University and St. Louis community members ga ered on e Danfor campus to hear a panel aimed at providing information and feedback on events associated wi e illegal dumping of radioactive waste at West Lake. I received an email about an upcoming town hall meeting tomoerrow: Open to e public town hall meetings wi: State Representative Bill Otto. k Dietrich – St. Louis County Director of Emergency Planning. Dawn Chapman – concerned citizen, admin of Facebook: West Lake Landfill (18000 members) and co-founder of JustMomsSTL. Notice: Our recycling drop-off lot at e SLV Landfill (6030 West California Ave) will only be open during regular landfill business hours: 7 am - 5 pm Monday rough Saturday. is measure is being taken in response to e massive amounts of garbage and contamination being put in our bins. Household Hazardous Waste Facility open: Fridays and Saturdays 9 AM – 5 PM. e disposal of nuclear waste in e West Lake municipal landfill represents a cardinal violation of federal legal requirements for licensed radioactive waste disposal sites. as a result, tens of ousands of tons of nuclear waste now lie in a densely populated area, on a floodplain approximately 1.2 miles from e Missouri River, wi no. 26, · e issue stems from a subsurface smoldering event at e Bridgeton Landfill. It remains approximately 1,000 ft. away from radioactive waste at's contaminated e nearby West Lake Landfill. Apr 04, · Zigman: Some of e same nuclear waste at contaminated Coldwater Creek, ended up at e West Lake Landfill in Ear City. Excerpt From Archival KSDB Investigative Report 2: Zigman: e majority of St. Louisans at get eir water from e Missouri River have most likely never heard of e West Lake Landfill — but ey should. Since 1973. Just Moms STL, St. Louis Metro Area. 13K likes. 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Please note at if one of e participants are in e United Kingdom, you should select a city ere (e.g. London), instead of UTC / GMT. e unlined West Lake Landfill, which sits adjacent to e Bridgeton Landfill in e town of Bridgeton, Missouri, has been home to 43,000 tons of soil contaminated wi nuclear weapons waste from e Manhattan Project for over 40 years. 12, · e U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released e list of Superfund sites at Administrator Scott Pruitt has targeted for immediate and intense attention. e West Lake Landfill, a 200-acre site located in Bridgeton, Missouri, is one of e targeted sites. e 21 sites roughout e U.S. on e list are in direct response to e Superfund Task Force recommendations issued. 2 days ago · Old Website - Gone» Lake county is saying goodbye to it's beloved old design.it was great - and now we move into e future.