Superfund Site:

VOLNEY MUNICIPAL LANDFILL
TOWN OF VOLNEY, NY

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Michael Basile
(716) 551-4410

Remedial Project Manager
Tom Mongelli
(212) 637-4256

Site Location

Street Address:
SILK ROAD
TOWN OF VOLNEY, NY 13069

Background

The 85-acre Volney Landfill site is located in Volney, New York. Landfilling operations took place at an unlined disposal area on site from .

The Oswego Valley Solid Refuse Disposal District Board owned and operated the landfill from 1969 to 1975, when the current owner, Oswego County, acquired it. During its operation from 1969 to 1983 , the unlined landfill accepted wastes from homes, businesses, and light industry. However, from 1974 to 1975, the landfill accepted up to 8,000 barrels containing chemical residues from a local hazardous waste treatment facility. Of these, allegedly 200 barrels contained liquids of unknown volume and ...
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