A Community Meeting was held on 9/27/2022 to discuss the discovery of tetrachloroethene (PCE) at a concentration above the Aquifer Water Quality Standard (AWQS) of 0.005 mg/L. The Queen Creek Landfill is owned by Maricopa County and managed by the County Environmental Services Department.
Meeting Purpose: 1) Provide information on the current status of testing and test results; 2) Discuss current actions being taken by the County and County contractors; 3) Outline next steps currently under evaluation, and 4) answer questions.
You can view the meeting presentation and summary documents at the link below.
Queen Creek Landfill Final Public Meeting Summary (PDF)
In preparation for drilling of off-site monitoring wells, notices were distributed to residents in the areas around monitoring well locations where drilling will occur. Below are those notices:
The site map with well locations can be found here.
Notice to residents around MW-9
Notice to residents around MW-10
Notice to residents around MW-11
Notice to residents around MW-12