Project Update

Operations for the 2019 season resumed on April 1.

Work for the week of April 7, 2019...
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - 10,949 cubic yards
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - 5,487 tons
  • Estimated tonnage of non-TSCA material hauled to landfill - 7,289 tons
  • Truckloads of non-TSCA material hauled to the landfill - 318
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - 26,770,000 gallons
Work completed for the 2019 season...
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - 21,343 cubic yards
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - 11,209 tons
  • Estimated tonnage of non-TSCA material hauled to the landfill - 9,898 tons
  • Truckloads of non-TSCA material hauld to the landfill - 433
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - 48,930,000 gallons
Ten years of progress for the Fox River Cleanup Project (2009 through 2018)…
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - more than 5.4 million cubic yards
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - more than 3 million tons
  • Estimated tonnage hauled to landfill - more than 3.1 million tons
  • Truckloads to landfill - more than 131,000
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - nearly 9 billion gallons
  • MGP waste hauled to the landfill - 42,261 tons
  • MGP waste loads to landfill - 1,898
  • Sand area covered - 691.72 acres
  • Gravel/stone area covered - 103.12 acres
  • Quarry spall area covered - 18.22 acres