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West Central Phoenix - North Canal Plume | Site Overview

Registry placement date: April 15, 1998

Score: 22

County: Maricopa

Location: Phoenix, approximately bounded by Indian School Road on the north, West Flower Street on the south, Grand Avenue on the east and 41st Avenue on the west

Contaminants of concern: Tetrachloroethene (PCE), trichloroethene (TCE), 1,1-dichloroethene (DCE) and chromium

Action taken: The remedial investigation (RI) was initiated in February 2001, and ADEQ conducted an early response action (ERA) evaluation in 2005. Due to lack of funding, site activities were suspended from 2008 to 2012. Additional soil and groundwater investigations have been completed since 2013, and the draft RI report was issued for public review and comment in May 2017.

Status: The final RI report was finalized in December 2017. Currently groundwater monitoring and sampling is being conducted as part of the Feasibility Study. A 30-day SVE pilot test was also conducted in the East Plume as part of the ERA in early 2018.

Community Advisory Board (CAB): Established and meets on a regular basis