The final phase of cleanup at a Marion contamination site is underway.
Phoenix Environmental has been assisting the City of Marion and Clarksco Properties LLC with the environmental cleanup activities at the former Fairfield Engineering property, 324 Barnhart St., according to Jeff Paetz of Phoenix Environmental.
The last fieldwork activity involves removal of the 26 groundwater wells. According to Paetz, crews from EnviroCore Inc., which is an environmental drilling services company, were working Tuesday, Feb. 28 and will continue this week.
“Our driller will remove the protective surface casings and well pads and will attempt to pull each well casing with a drill rig,” Paetz said. He said that most of the wells are are outside, but some are inside the building.
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