Posts Tagged ‘ Scofield ’

Scofieldtown park landfill project expected to begin this spring

Feb 16th, 2012 | By

Although the end use of Stamford’s Scofieldtown Park still remains undecided, the city is going to start the process for a remediation project that will eventually place a cap on the 80-year-old landfill, according to city engineer Lou Casolo. In December, the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) approved the city’s Scofieldtown Landfill

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North Stamford cancer rates focus of new report

Sep 28th, 2011 | By

City officials and neighborhood groups have been investigating environmental pollution in North Stamford since May 2009, when a federal Environmental Protection Agency report in late 2008 revealed the 18-acre Scofieldtown Park, located on a former dump, contained soil contaminants in amounts exceeding levels recommend by the EPA. Further investigation revealed the well water of many

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State to hold public hearing on Scofieldtown landfill closure

Jul 17th, 2011 | By

STAMFORD — The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection will hold a hearing Monday to hear public comment on the city’s proposed $4.4 million closure plan for the Scofieldtown landfill property. The city closed Scofieldtown Park, located on the north side of Rock Rimmon Road, to the public in May 2009 due to environmental

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