Superfund Site:

BRODHEAD CREEK
STROUDSBURG, PA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Gina Soscia
(215) 814-5538

Remedial Project Manager
Nick Tymchenko
(215) 814-2022

Site Location

Street Address:
S OF MAIN ST BRG, STROUDSBURG, PA 18360

Announcements and Key Topics

The 2009 Five-Year Review recommended reinforcement of the McMichael creekbank to prevent erosion and potential contamination of Brodhead Creek with coal tar. In 2012, a sheet pile wall was placed into McMichael Creek and in the floodplain between the two creeks. EPA removed and stockpiled impacted soils and pumped over 250,000 gallons of water from within the piles for on-site ...
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Background

The 12-acre Brodhead Creek site is located in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. From 1888 to 1944, a coal gasification plant operated at the site. The plant, which operated along the west bank ...
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