• Upper Parker Brothers Arroyo Improvements Underway

    • Parker Brothers Arroyo - January 2012January 2012
    • Parker Brothers Arroyo - September 2012September 2012
    • Parker Brothers Arroyo - January 2015January 2015

  • The Trust’s 2015 Project Goals

    • Complete filling of the Category I landfill facility (Cell 4) and install the final cover system.
    • Complete all remaining on-site soil removals.
    • Obtain design approval and permits to construct the final cover and drainage system on the plant site.
    • Conclude monitoring of the field demonstration installation of the two permeable reactive barriers installed in Parker Brothers Arroyo (PBA).
    • Finish construction of the Channel to convey clean storm water through PBA.
    • Obtain design approval and permits to construct the East Property outlets and Upper Reach drainage systems that completes the lined channel from east of I-10 to Paisano.
    • Obtain design approval and permits to construct the cover system over the Fines Pile.
    • Obtain design approval and permits to construct the east side clean groundwater hydraulic control system.
    • Continue coordination with adjacent property owners regarding additional engineering projects: TxDOT (construction of the Border Highway West), IBWC (American Canal reconstruction), El Paso Electric (power pole replacement project).
    • Replace the existing electrical power service with new 13.kV electrical power system.
    • Continue to monitor air quality.
    • Continue to monitor groundwater and storm water in accordance with the approved monitoring plan.