The LaGrand Sanitary Landfill is located in Douglas County, Minnesota, five miles west of Alexandria. The site property covers 70 acres; the landfill occupies five acres in the northwest part of the site. The landfill operated from 1974 to 1984 as a sanitary landfill and accepted mixed municipal solid waste and nonhazardous industrial waste. Facility operations contaminated groundwater. Following cleanup, EPA took the site off the Superfund program�s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1996. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) currently oversees operation and maintenance of the site�s remedy under its Closed Landfill Program.