Superfund Site:

WASHINGTON COUNTY LANDFILL
LAKE ELMO, MN

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Ruth Muhtsun
(312) 886-6595

Remedial Project Manager
Leslie Patterson
(312) 886-4904

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Site Location

Street Address:
LAKE JANE ROAD & JAMACA AVENUE
LAKE ELMO, MN 55042

Background

The Washington County Landfill site is in Lake Elmo, Minnesota. The25-acre site is a mixed waste landfill that accepted waste materials from 1969 to 1975. The landfill contained an estimated 1.9 million cubic yards of mixed residential, commercial and demolition wastes. Waste disposal operations contaminated soil and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, under their Closed Landfill Program, is responsible for post cleanup operation and maintenance activities at the site.