Superfund Site:

WPSC STEVENS POINT
STEVENS POINT, WI

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Susan Pastor
(312) 353-1325

Remedial Project Manager
Leslie Patterson
(312) 886-4904

Site Location

Street Address:
CROSBY AVENUE JUST NORTH OF HWY 10, STEVENS POINT, WI 54492

Background

The Wisconsin Public Service Corp. site is located in Stevens Point, Wis. Currently, the 3-acre former MGP plant is open space bounded to the west by a public park owned by the city. The Wisconsin River is just west of the park.

WPSC owned and operated the gas plant from the 1890s to the late 1940s in an area that was historically industrial. Processes included coal carbonization and carbureted water gas. WPSC, under its new name Integrys, still owns the site today.

Preliminary results from samples taken in 2007 indicated the surface soil in the park and nearby areas is generally clean. ...
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