Superfund Site:

SHAW AVENUE DUMP
CHARLES CITY, IA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Pamela Houston
(913) 551-7699

Remedial Project Manager
Elizabeth Hagenmaier
(913) 551-7939

Site Location

Street Address:
SHAW AVE, CHARLES CITY, IA 50616

Background

The Shaw Avenue Dump site is located on the southeastern edge of the Cedar River in the Charles City, Iowa. The site is owned by the city of Charles City and occupies approximately 24 acres which is within or near the area of the 100-year floodplain of the Cedar River. 

Prior to 1949, the site was used as a landfill/dump for an unknown amount of time and continued to be used as ...
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