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2014

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EPA staff walk through the construction of the park over the former Celotex site with a Chicago Park District manager.

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Foundation of building on the future park.

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EPA and Chicago Park District staff discuss the park construction and community involvement for the site.

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View from South Albany Avenue on the west side of the site shows basketball hoop where people currently play.

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Chicago Park District sign on the east entrance of the Celotex site.

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Chicago Park District and EPA staff discuss contaminated soil management at the site.

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Construction contractors show Chicago Park District and EPA where features of the park will be located.

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A truck brings in clean soil fill to be placed over the EPA cap.

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Future parking lot. Orange meshs indicate where the EPA cap meets additional soil/gravel cover for the park.

2006

These photos were taken during summer 2006, when Honeywell environmental contractors took soil samples from yards in the Little Village neighborhood under EPA's supervision.

Durante el verano del 2006, contaratistas de Honeywell toman mustras de tierra en yardas de casas en La Villita bajo la supervisión de la EPA.

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Taking soil samples.

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Taking soil samples.

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Taking soil samples.

 


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