Name:

Willow Street Landfill

Location:

Willow Street, downtown Athens, GA (next to Multi-Modal Transportation Center)

Owner/Last Know Owner: ACC Unified Government, 301 College Avenue, Athens, GA 30601
Chemicals Released:

Lead in groundwater at levels exceeding the reportable quantity.

Also in groundwater: barium, zinc

Details of eminence: Lead in groundwater at levels exceeding the reportable quantity. No human exposure via drinking water is suspected from this release. The nearest drinking water well is between 2 and 3 miles from the area affected by the release.

Clean-up priority if applicable: Class II, EPD Director's determination regarding corrective action: pending

Clean-up status: Hazardous site response act cleanup levels have been met for source materials and soil. Cleanup activities are being conducted for groundwater.

Medium: groundwater and soil