Project Update

Operations for 2018 are expected to continue until mid-November.

Work for the week of August 5, 2018...
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - 16,424 cy
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - 8,563 tons
  • Estimated tonnage of material hauled to the landfull - 10,729 tons
  • Truckloads to the landfill - 444
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - 32,720,000 gallons
Work completed in 2018 (through August 11)...
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - 379,699 cubic yards
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - 211,050 tons
  • Estimated tonnage of material hauled to landfill - 214,039 tons
  • Truckloads to the landfill - 9,064
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - 557,050,000 gallons
Nine years of progress for the Fox River Cleanup Project (2009 through 2017)…
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - more than 4.88 million cubic yards
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - nearly 2.7 million tons
  • Estimated tonnage hauled to landfill - more than 2.78 million tons
  • Truckloads to landfill - nearly 117,800
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - nearly 8 billion gallons

As of mid August, the project has accumulated more than 2,540,500 work hours without a lost time incident.