Harvey 167th Street Improvement
& Center Avenue Reconstruction

Overview

Performed a Preliminary Environmental Site Assessments (PESA) for a roadway improvement project on 167th Street, from Center Street to just east of Lowe Avenue, and for a roadway reconstruction project on Center Street, from 159th Street and 171st Street.

Scope
  • The assessments included site inspections of the project areas and review of historical and geological information obtained from various local, state and federal sources in order to identify Recognized Environmental Conditions (RECs) 

  • Several RECs were identified to be associated with properties along and adjacent to the project areas as documented in the PESA reports

  • PSI work included the advancement of soil borings and collection of soils samples for laboratory analytical testing

Results
  • Analytical testing results were compared to regulatory remediation objectives established by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency for various contaminants of concern as documented in PSI reports