Superfund Site:

LUSHER STREET GROUND WATER CONTAMINATION
ELKHART, IN

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
CHERYL ALLEN
(312) 353-6196

Remedial Project Manager
Nabil Fayoumi
(312) 886-6840

Site Location

Street Address:
IN THE VICINITY OF 1619 AVALON STREET
ELKHART, IN 46516

Announcements and Key Topics

As we continue to adjust to the evolving COVID-19 situation, EPA is taking the necessary steps to ensure that decisions about ongoing cleanup activities at Superfund sites are made with the health and safety of communities, EPA staff, state and tribal partners, and contractors as the priority. Therefore, decisions about continuing on-site activities will be made on a case-by-case basis.

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Background

The site is in Elkhart, Indiana and occupies about 870 acres.  It consists of an underground mass of contaminated water, known as a groundwater plume. The groundwater is contaminated with ...
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