Superfund Site:

LACKAWANNA REFUSE
OLD FORGE, PA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Lavar Thomas
(215) 814-5535

Remedial Project Manager
Jose Redmond
(215) 814-3019

Site Location

Street Address:
SOUTH KEYSER AVENUE
OLD FORGE, PA 18518

Announcements and Key Topics

EPA is currently conducting a five-year review of the remedy at the Lackawanna Refuse Superfund Site. The report will be available in September 2019. Contact Lavar Thomas, Community Involvement Coordinator, at 215-814-5535 or thomas.lavar@epa.gov with questions or to provide site-related information for the review.


Background

The 258-acre Lackawanna Refuse site is located in an area previously used for deep mining and strip mining in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania. In 1973, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Resources ...
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