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Site Report: Haines Cut-Off

Site Name: Haines Cut-Off
Address: 0.5 Mile Haines Highway, Haines, AK 99827
File Number: 1508.38.012
Hazard ID: 590
Status: Cleanup Complete
Staff: ,
Latitude: 59.235000
Longitude: -135.460278
Horizontal Datum:

We make every effort to ensure the data presented here is accurate based on the best available information currently on file with DEC. It is therefore subject to change as new information becomes available. We recommend contacting the assigned project staff prior to making decisions based on this information.


DRO and GRO contamination present in soil due to multiple UST's.

Action Information

Action Date Action Description DEC Staff
12/17/2003 Site Added to Database DRO and GRO contamination. Cliff Walden
1/21/2004 Site Ranked Using the AHRM Initial ranking. Anne Marie Palmieri
8/2/2004 Site Characterization Workplan Approved Draft tank removal workplan approved this date. Anne Marie Palmieri
1/14/2005 Update or Other Action Staff reviewed and commented on the draft ROST report. Anne Marie Palmieri
1/25/2005 Update or Other Action Staff reviewed and commented on the draft Remedial Investigation workplan. Anne Marie Palmieri
4/26/2005 Site Characterization Workplan Approved RI/FS workplan approved this date. Anne Marie Palmieri
9/16/2005 Update or Other Action Staff reviewed and commented on the draft RI/FS. Anne Marie Palmieri
6/2/2006 Proposed Plan Proposed plan approved this date. Preferred alternative is excavation of remaining contaminated soil and off-site disposal. Anne Marie Palmieri
6/2/2006 Cleanup Level(s) Approved Method two cleanup levels for soil and Table C levels for groundwater were approved. Anne Marie Palmieri
6/29/2006 Site Characterization Report Approved Remedial Investigation report approved this date. Anne Marie Palmieri
8/21/2006 Record of Decision The US Army Corps of Engineers Decision Document was signed by DEC management (John Halverson) this date. Selected remedial action is excavation and off-site disposal of c-soil above the method 2 cleanup levels. Cleanup may occur this fall. Anne Marie Palmieri
10/10/2006 Cleanup Plan Approved Cleanup plan approved this date. Fieldwork began on 10/3. A draft plan was reviewed by staff and a comment review meeting held by the Corps of Engineers. All DEC comments were accepted and the draft workplan modified. Anne Marie Palmieri
4/30/2007 Update or Other Action Final Report Approved this date. 533 tons of contaminated soil was removed from 3 areas. All site soil sample analytical results met the approved method 2 cleanup levels. Corps is preparing Closeout Report. Anne Marie Palmieri
8/15/2007 Update or Other Action USACE Project Close-out Report signed by John Halverson. Anne Marie Palmieri
8/22/2007 Site Closure Approved Site Closure letter sent this date. Anne Marie Palmieri

Contaminant Information

Name Level Description Media Comments
For more information about this site, contact DEC at (907) 465-5390.

Control Type

Type Details
No ICs Required


Description Details
Advance approval required to transport soil or groundwater off-site.

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