EPA Superfund Program: NORTHSIDE LANDFILL, SPOKANE, WA

Superfund Site Profile

The 345-acre Northside Landfill site is located in northwestern Spokane, Washington. Established as a city landfill in 1931, the area was the largest refuse disposal operation in Spokane County. Waste disposal and open burning contaminated soil, sludge and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. Following cleanup, operation and maintenance activities are ongoing.

As part of the fifth Five-Year Review of the environmental cleanup at the Northside Landfill, the review team will be in Spokane on October 25, 2016.
If you have questions about the site or would like to participate in a community interview, please contact:
   Piper Peterson, EPA Project Manager
  (206) 553-4951 or peterson.piper@epa.gov

Comments from the public are also being sought as part of the review process. If you know of or have observed things that can help our review team please submit your written comments by e-mail to: peterson.piper@epa.gov or mail to:

Piper Peterson, ECL-122
U.S. EPA Region 10
1200 Sixth Avenue, Suite 900
Seattle, WA 98101.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
Yes (09/02/1993)
Human Exposure
Status

Under Control
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Under Control
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
Yes