Project Update

Operations for 2018 season got underway on March 26.

Work for the week of May 13, 2018...
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - 24,061 cy
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - 12,524 tons
  • Estimated tonnage of material hauled to the landfull - 12,312 tons
  • Truckloads to the landfill - 517
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - 29,990,000 gallons
Work completed in 2018 (through May 19)...
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - 167,103 cubic yards
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - 93,751 tons
  • Estimated tonnage of material hauled to landfill - 88,546 tons
  • Truckloads to the landfill - 3,791
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - 226,180,000 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 late May, the project has accumulated more than 2,476,700 work hours without a lost time incident.