Superfund Site:

PEOPLES GAS NORTH SHORE AVENUE STATION FORMER MGP
CHICAGO, IL

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Heriberto Leon
(312) 886-6163

Remedial Project Manager
Sarah Rolfes
(312) 886-6551

Site Location

Street Address:
6659 NORTH KEDZIE AVENUE
CHICAGO, IL 60645

Announcements and Key Topics

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposed in July 2019 “No Further Action” for the Peoples Gas North Shore Avenue Station Former Manufactured Gas Plant (MGP) site. U.S. EPA is choosing the no further action cleanup option because sediment (mud) samples collected during a cleanup investigation show there is no contamination associated with the former MGP within the site. Pollution identified within ...
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Background

MGPs were industrial facilities that produced gas from coal, oil and other feedstocks. The processes used to produce the gas also produced waste and byproducts such as tars, purifier waste, ...
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