Superfund Site:

CRAZY HORSE SANITARY LANDFILL
SALINAS, CA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Remedial Project Manager
Rachelle Thompson
(415) 972-3962

Site Location

Street Address:
350 CRAZY HORSE CANYON ROAD, SALINAS, CA 93907

Background

The Crazy Horse Sanitary Landfill site is a 125-acre sanitary landfill in Salinas, California. A landfill has operated on site since 1950. The landfill is owned by the City of Salinas and operated by Salinas Disposal Services. The facility receives about 162,000 tons of refuse a year. Landfill operations contaminated groundwater with hazardous chemicals. Following initial actions to protect human health and the environment, EPA is evaluating whether addition cleanup measures are needed.