Another $1.7 million approved for contaminated sites in Fairfield
Source: https://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/, November 18, 2020
By: Josh LaBella
Another $1.69 million has been approved to address a number of contaminated sites throughout town, bringing the total to more than $3 million so far.
The selectmen and finance board unanimously approved the $1.69 million in bonds to clean up seven sites, most of which are connected to the fill pile — a contentious subject in town that led to a number of town officials facing charges. Lead, polychlorinated biphenyls — or PCBs — and other contaminants have been found in the fill pile. Read more.