Superfund Site:

BEULAH LANDFILL
PENSACOLA, FL

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
L'Tonya Spencer
(404) 562-8463

Remedial Project Manager
ERIK SPALVINS
(404) 562-8938

Site Location

Street Address:
ROUTE 9 US HWY 90
PENSACOLA, FL 32506

Background

The Beulah Landfill site is about 101-acres and is located about 10 miles northwest of downtown Pensacola, Florida. Escambia County operated the landfill from 1950 to 1984. Prior to the landfill’s closure in 1999, operators ran the site’s northern and southern sections independently. The northern landfill, used from 1950 to 1960, accepted mostly municipal trash. The southern sludge disposal pits began receiving domestic septic tank wastes in 1968 and continued to accept municipal trash, industrial waste, demolition debris and municipal sludges until 1984, when the state ordered a halt to operations at the pits. 

  • In 1990, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ...
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