Superfund Site:

RALEIGH STREET DUMP
TAMPA, FL

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Ron Tolliver
(404) 562-9591

Remedial Project Manager
Michael Taylor
(404) 562-8762

Site Location

Street Address:
WESTERN END OF RALEIGH STREET
TAMPA, FL 33619

Background

The Raleigh Street Dump site is located in Tampa, Florida. It includes the area where battery waste and other waste streams were disposed from 1977 to 1991. In 1988, the Hillsborough County Environmental Protection Commission received complaints that Tampa Fiberglass improperly disposed of waste at the site. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency placed the site on the Superfund program’s National Priorities List (NPL) in 2009, because of contaminated soil and groundwater resulting from waste handling practices. EPA and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) investigated site conditions. By designing and carrying out a cleanup plan, EPA, FDEP and the ...
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