Superfund Site:

TAR LAKE
MANCELONA TOWNSHIP, MI

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Heriberto Leon
(312) 886-6163

Remedial Project Manager
Mary Tierney
(312) 886-4785

Site Location

Street Address:
NE COR SEC30 T29N R6W, MANCELONA TOWNSHIP, MI 49659

Announcements and Key Topics

EPA Begins Review of the Tar Lake Superfund Site

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is conducting a five-year review of the Tar Lake Superfund site in Mancelona Township. The Superfund law requires regular checkups of sites that have been cleaned up – with waste managed on-site – to make sure the cleanup continues to protect people and the environment. This is ...
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Background

The 200-acre Tar Lake site is located in Mancelona Township, Michigan. From 1882 to 1945, an iron works facility operated on site. Disposal of tar waste contaminated soil and groundwater ...
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