Field Work at Ascon, Jul 8, 2019

Field work at the Ascon Landfill Site during the week of July 8 is planned to include:

  • Site inspections conducted following 7.1 earthquake and subsequent aftershocks (epicenter in Ridgecrest, California); no facilities damaged and no disruption to ongoing monitoring and mitigation
  • Preparation for future cleanup work in the Pit F enclosure
  • Preparation for installation of taller barrier fence along Hamilton Avenue and Magnolia Street, subject to City of Huntington Beach permit approval; this activity will include some grading and tree or brush removal in the southeast zone of Ascon near Magnolia Street prior to barrier installation
  • Dust and odor mitigation measures will continue to be implemented
  • Air quality monitoring continues
  • 24-hour onsite security continues