Superfund Site:

A.L. TAYLOR (VALLEY OF DRUMS)
BROOKS, KY

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Remedial Project Manager
Yvonne Jones
(404) 562-8793

Site Location

Street Address:
ST HWY 1020
BROOKS, KY 40165

Background

The 23-acre A.L. Taylor (Valley of the Drums) site is located in Brooks, Kentucky. It includes an area used for waste disposal and drum recycling from 1967 to 1977. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency placed the site on the Superfund Program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 1983, because of contaminated groundwater, soil and surface water resulting from waste handling practices. EPA, the Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection (KDEP) and the site’s potentially responsible parties (PRPs) investigated site conditions and took steps to clean up the site in order to protect people and the environment from contamination. Site contamination does not ...
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