Project Update

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

Work for the week of September 30, 2018...
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - 14,531 cy
  • Estimated processed sediment produced - 8,519 tons
  • Estimated tonnage of material hauled to the landfull - 9,285 tons
  • Truckloads to the landfill - 404
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - 32,030,000 gallons
  • Sand area covered - 2.77 acres
Work completed in 2018 (through October 6)...
  • Estimated volume of sediment dredged - 513,904 cubic yards
  • Estimated processed sediment produced -286,876 tons
  • Estimated tonnage of material hauled to landfill - 273,090 tons
  • Truckloads to the landfill - 11,592
  • MGP waste hauled to landfill - 39,414 tons
  • MGP waste loads to landfill - 1,764
  • Water treated and discharged to the river - 829,420,000 gallons
  • Sand area covered - 37.96 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 mid October, the project has accumulated more than 2,592,600 work hours without a lost time incident.