Project Update

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

Work for the week of September 2, 2018...
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - 14,897 cy
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - 9,237 tons
  • Estimated tonnage of material hauled to the landfull - 6,135 tons
  • Truckloads to the landfill - 266
  • MGP waste hauled to landfill - 1,415 tons
  • MGP waste loads to landfill - 67
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - 23,610,000 gallons
  • Sand area covered - 2.42 acres
Work completed in 2018 (through September 8)...
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - 437,472 cubic yards
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - 247,556 tons
  • Estimated tonnage of material hauled to landfill - 229,847 tons
  • Truckloads to the landfill - 9,711
  • MGP waste hauled to landfill - 28,805 tons
  • MGP waste loads to landfill - 1,286
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - 673,630,000 gallons
  • Sand area covered - 21.66 acres
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 early September, the project has accumulated more than 2,562,700 work hours without a lost time incident.