Resources Recycling and Recovery, Department of
(California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery)
Big Pine Landfill Legacy Site Cleanup Project
NOE - Notice of Exemption
The Department of Resources Reycling and Recovery Solid Waste Cleanup Program's contractor will remove and dispose or recycle surface wastes that have been illegally diposed of at the project site, reconsolidate existing wastes, cover the site with clean soil, and re-seed the site. The purpose of the project is to reduce immediate and long-term risk to the community from exposures to waste.
The project is exempt based on the nature of the project scope described herein, the presence of detcted heavy metals at the site, as well as the cost estimate being $1 million or less. The project will cleanup and abate the potential threat to the environment and the public's health and safety where the responsible parties were unable to take appropriate action.