|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:44:52 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-BIF] Former Imperial Oil gas station, Belding, Michigan|
DEQ redeveloping former Belding gas station By Meghan Nelson Daily News (MI) September 15, 2018 BELDING - An old gas station - or rather the property it once sat upon - is set to be redeveloped to benefit Ellis Elementary School. Decades ago, Imperial Gas station operated at 429 N. Bridge St., directly across from the school. While the business has been closed and the building has been demolished, rubble, such as broken concrete and asphalt, are still spread across the site. “When I was city manager 30 years ago, the gas station had already been torn down,” Belding City Manager John Niemela said. “It’s a vacant parcel and has been idle for 30-plus years.” Beneath the debris and ground, underground storage tanks leftover from Imperial Oil’s operations may pose an environmental risk. Because of the potential for contamination, the land is listed as a brownfield site, which hinders future development. … For the entire article, see https://thedailynews.cc/articles/deq-redeveloping-former-belding-gas-station/ -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center P.O. Box 998, Mountain View, CA 94042 Voice/Fax: 650/961-8918 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Brownfields mailing list Brownfields@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/brownfields-cpeo.org
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