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Officials Begin Clearing Away Contaminant
Montgomery, Alabama –
It has taken almost ten years, but the Alabama Department of Transportation is preparing to begin cleaning up contaminate water found in groundwater in a community near Coliseum Boulevard.
The 4.7 MILLION dollar project will cover an area of about 41 acres. Officials are clearing away low concentrations of trichloroethylene or TCE which is a common solvent for asphalt testing.
Low concentrations of TCE were discovered almost ten years ago when construction site tests were conducted for a potential fast food restaurant.