Waste Programs Division: Cleanups: Voluntary Cleanups: Brownfields Assistance Program Site List


Site Name

Area

Applicant

Potential Contaminant

Assessment Type

Property / Acres

Result

Community Benefit


Adair Park Archery Range


Yuma


County


Lead


Phase 1 and II


Mine-scarred ore milling site / 40 acres

Assessments

complete and transferred to VRP for oversight in 2005. Clean up

completed in 2006


Adair Memorial Archery Public Park made safe and re-opened in 2006


Standin’ on the Corner


Winslow


City


Asbestos, Hazardous substances


Phase I and II and Cleanup


Former J.C. Penney/Rosco Building burned out / 0.5 acre

Assessments

completed and transferred to VRP in 2007 for oversight. Cleanup completed in 2008


Standin’ on the Corner Public Monument made safe and expanded into city park in 2008


Gorman Avenue


Winslow


City

Petroleum, Asbestos, Hazardous substances

Modified Phase II

Vacant parcel used as an

uncontrolled construction dump site / 80 acres

Phase II completed in

2007

A detox center, low income

housing, or expansion of the municipal cemetery planned


Right-of Way


Avondale


City

Hazardous substances (pesticides, solvents)


Phase I and II

Privately owned farm land

with former crop duster landing strip / 14 acres

Assessments completed in 2008

Right-of-way for relieving traffic congestion planned


Phoenix Avenue


Flagstaff


City


Hazardous substances


Phase I and II


Vacant parcel with abandoned warehouse and parking lot where railroad activities took place / 3.5 acres

Assessments

completed in 2008. Transferred to VRP to oversee cleanup that was funded by an EPA Brownfields Grant. Cleanup completed in 2010


City bus transit station completed and homeless shelter with final development plans ongoing

Mountain View

Mobile Home Estates


Globe


City


Asbestos


Phase I

Former delisted NPL site / 17 acres

Phase I completed in

2008

City decided not to pursue purchase of property

St. Johns Cemetery


St. Johns


City

Lead, Hazardous substances (solvents)

Modified Phase II

Vacant parcel used as

uncontrolled construction dump site / 7 acres

Phase II completed in

2008

Expansion of municipal cemetery planned

Wickenburg Landfill


Wickenburg


Town


Hazardous substances

Modified Phase II

Former town landfill / 44 acres

Phase II completed in

2008

Expansion of airport, a desert

park, or a training facility for firefighters planned


Show Low Library


Show Low


City


Petroleum, Hazardous substances


Phase I and II


Bulk fuel storage facility and transportation business / 2 acres. Phase II only for the bulk fuel storage facility

Initial two

assessments completed in 2009. Comprehensive Phase II completed in 2014


Public library completed in 2010


St. Johns City Hall


St. Johns


City


Petroleum, Asbestos, Hazardous substances (solvents)


Phase I and II and Asbestos Abatement


Former gas station and car dealership property / 1 acre

Assessments

completed in 2009. Transferred to VRP for oversight of asbestos cleanup completed in 2012


New City Hall Building planned


Site Name

Area

Applicant

Potential Contaminant

Assessment Type

Property / Acres

Result

Community Benefit



Special Planning Area #1 (SPA)


Surprise


City


Asbestos, lead paint & hazardous substances (solvents)


Modified Phase II


Abandoned farm maintenance yard with a dilapidated building / 5 acres


Phase II completed in

2009

Groundwater recharge basin with recharge wells for Water Reclamation Facility completed in 2011

Cochise County Airport


Willcox


City

Petroleum, Hazardous

substances (solvents, pesticides)


Phase I & II


Airport / 960 acres

Assessments completed in 2009

City purchased airport from county


Business Park

Apache Junction


City


Hazardous substances


Phase I

Vacant unused state trust land

/ 240 acres

Phase I completed in

2010

Leased business park to bring

new jobs and tax revenue planned


Clear Creek Pump Station


Winslow


City


Petroleum, asbestos & hazardous substances


Phase I & Asbestos Survey


Former railroad pump house / 80 acres


Phase I and asbestos survey completed in 2010

Extension of hiking trail which

extends from the Clear Creek Reservoir planned. Project to include drinking water fountains and restrooms in recreational area

Greenlee County Airport


Clifton


County


Hazardous substances


Phase I


Vacant land / 42 acres

Phase I completed

2010

Consolidation of Greenlee

County facilities and services planned


Globe Library


Globe


City


Asbestos


Asbestos Survey & Abatement


Three buildings to be demolished for building of new library and parking lot /

0.6 acre

Asbestos survey

completed in 2010. Transferred to VRP in for oversight of asbestos cleanup completed in 2011


New and expanded public library planned


Transit Transfer Center


Flagstaff


City


Petroleum, asbestos & hazardous substances


Phase I & Asbestos Survey

Four parcels with former gas

station and other three have building of which two are in use and the other condemned

/ 0.8 acre


Phase I and asbestos survey completed in 2010


Future transit transfer center and four- level downtown parking garage planned

Wildcat Hill WWTF

Flagstaff

City

Biosolids & hazardous substances

Phase I

Land used for biosolid processing / 40 acres

Phase I completed in

2010

Future biosolid-to-energy technology research planned


Camp Naco


Huachuca City


Town


Asbestos


Asbestos Abatement

Camp Newell (Camp Naco)

only surviving Buffalo Soldier fort that was partly destroyed by fire / 17 acres

Transferred to VRP

for oversight of asbestos cleanup completed in 2010


Restoration of historic monument ongoing


Former Wood Treatment Facility


Winslow


City


Petroleum & hazardous substances


Phase I & II

Privately owned former wood

treatment facility consisting of several buildings with an outdoor storage area for lumber and scrap metal / 3 acres


Phase I completed in

2010. Phase II

completed in 2011


Technical trade school specializing in welding planned

Former Public Works Yard


Youngtown


Town


Hazardous substances


Phase I

Former Public Works Yard /

0.15 acres

Phase I completed in

2010

Property to be sold for

redevelopment or redevelopment by Town


Former RV Shop


Youngtown


Town

Petroleum & hazardous substances


Phase I & II

Former Bob’s Quality RV /

0.125 acres

Phase I completed in

2010. Phase II

completed in 2011

Property to be sold for redevelopment


Site Name

Area

Applicant

Potential Contaminant

Assessment Type

Property / Acres

Result

Community Benefit



Parker Civic Buildings


Parker


Town


Asbestos


Asbestos Abatement


Town Hall, Senior Center, and Library / 4 acres

Transferred to VRP

for oversight of asbestos cleanup completed in 2011


Barrier Removal Project to make the buildings ADA compliant


Somerton Tire Service Shop


Somerton


City


Hazardous substances


Phase I & II


Private property with former gas station / 0.34 acres

Phase I completed in

2011. Phase II

completed in 2012

Future commercial city-owned placita area planned to encourage downtown shopping

Former Gardner’s Recycling


Cottonwood


City


Hazardous substances


Phase II

Former recycling collection site/ 0.73 acres

Phase II completed in

2012

Future parking lot and park to

connect historic business area to Arizona State Parks trail


Somerton Water Tower


Somerton


City


Lead paint


Paint Inspection


1930s Water Tower/ 3 acres

Paint Inspection

completed 2012. Encapsulation completed 2015

Rehabilitation of tower with new city park underneath planned for State Centennial


Downtown City Buildings


Somerton


City


Asbestos


Asbestos Surveys & Abatement


Six buildings/ 1 acre

Asbestos surveys

completed 2013. Transferred to VRP in for oversight of asbestos cleanup completed in 2014


Buildings will be replaced with new City Hall, plaza, and roundabout for downtown improvements

Greenway RR Corridor

South Tucson


City

Petroleum & hazardous substances


Phase 1


Old railroad line/6.66 acres

Phase I completed in

2013

El Paso and Southwestern

Greenway path for pedestrians and bicyclists through the city


Buckhorn Baths


Mesa


City

Petroleum, hazardous substances, asbestos & lead paint

Phase II, Asbestos & lead paint surveys


Motel, museum, and auto repair facility/15.6 acres


Phase II completed in

2014

Possible park, historic

preservation site, youth baseball complex, museum, farmer’s market, etc.

Children’s First Academy


Phoenix


Non-profit


Asbestos

Asbestos abatement

Warehouse roof repairs/4.66 acres

Partial asbestos

cleanup completed in

2013

Useable room for charter school for homeless children

Civic Parking

Area

Show Low

City

Petroleum

Phase II

Bulk fuel storage facility/ 1

acre

Phase II, completed 2015

New library and civic parking

area for residents


Cottage Hotel


Seligman


Non-profit


Asbestos and Lead paint


Asbestos and lead paint survey/paint abatement


Old Hotel/0.2 acres

Asbestos survey

completed in 2013. Transferred to VRP for oversight of ongoing lead paint abatement completed 2015


Museum restoration project

Old Littlefield

School

Littlefield

School

District

Asbestos

Asbestos

Abatement

Old school house/ 2.19 acres

Asbestos cleanup

completed in 2014

Restoration and museum project

White Mountain

Wildlife and Nature Center


Pinetop


Non-profit

Hazardous substances, petroleum & asbestos

Phase I & asbestos survey

Nature Center and adjacent private property/ 7.5 acres

Phase I and asbestos

survey completed in

2014

Expansion and permanent structure for Nature Center

Chicanos Por La Causa - Urban Sol Development


Phoenix


Non-profit


Hazardous substances & petroleum


Phase I


Industrial properties/ 14 acres


Phase I completed in

2014

Partnering with Urban Sol

Development to build affordable housing, commercial space, public park and education space

South Fork

Cabins

Apache

County

Asbestos

Asbestos

Survey

Old dilapidated cabins/ 5 acres

Asbestos survey

completed in 2014

Cabins present fire hazard to the

surrounding community


Site Name

Area

Applicant

Potential Contaminant

Assessment Type

Property / Acres

Result

Community Benefit


Gila County Historical Society Museum


Globe


Non-profit


Asbestos & lead paint

Asbestos & lead paint surveys and abatement


Museum basement/ 1 acre

Asbestos and lead

surveys completed in 2014. Asbestos cleanup completed 2015


Renovation of museum basement


Former Raggedy Ann Day Care Center


Casa Grande


City


Asbestos & lead paint


Asbestos & lead paint abatement


Former childcare center and RR caboose/ 0.43

Transferred to VRP

for oversight of asbestos and lead ongoing asbestos cleanup. Completed 2015.


Community outreach meetings will decide redevelopment plan


Historic City Hall


Tombstone


Town


Hazardous substances & asbestos

Phase I &

asbestos, lead paint, etc. surveys


Old City Hall Building/ 1 acre

Phase I and asbestos and lead surveys completed 2015.


Renovation of original building for city use.


Former Midgley Market


Flagstaff


City


Asbestos


Asbestos Abatement

Old adobe building that was a former market and bookstore/ 0 .15 acre

Transferred to VRP

for oversight of ongoing asbestos cleanup. Completed 2015.


Possible expansion of City Court Buildings.

Pine Forest School

Flagstaff

Non-profit

 

Asbestos

Asbestos Abatement

 

Former Church building/3.5848 acres

Transferred to VRP for oversight of ongoing asbestos cleanup. Not complete

Building to house charter school to accommodate school’s increasing enrollment.

Town of Wellton Storage Facility

Wellton

Town

Asbestos and lead paint

Assessment

Former service station/2 parcels total of 1.68 acres

Survey completed 2015

Town to demolish the building and build a new city hall 

 

Town of Wellton Storage Facility

Wellton

Town

Asbestos and lead paint

Abatement

Former service station/2 parcels total of 1.68 acres

Transferred to VRP for oversight of ongoing asbestos cleanup. Not complete

Town to demolish the building and build a new city hall 

 

Angel’s Corner former Canyon Trading Post

Williams

Non-profit

Asbestos and lead paint

Abatement

Former Canyon Trading Post 1.45 acre property

Transferred to VRP for oversight of ongoing asbestos cleanup. Not complete

Provide community services to include farmer’s market and recreational vehicle park 

 

LZ Budget Hotel

Winslow

City

Asbestos

Abatement

0.9 acres

Asbestos removal

Hazard to human health and the environment was removed

 

Casa Grande Hotel

Casa Grande

City

Asbestos

Asbestos survey

0.28 acres

Asbestos survey completed

City can proceed with abatement

 

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