Romona Taylor Williams http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Coalition asking EPA for more time to evaluate cleanup options for Carter Carburetor Superfund Site http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/coalition-asking-epa-more-time-evaluate-cleanup-options-carter-carburetor-superfund-site <p><iframe marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" src="http://maps.google.com/maps?q=2901+North+Grand,+St+Louis,+MO&amp;layer=c&amp;sll=38.656714,-90.219946&amp;cid=2583339822293004538&amp;cbp=13,299.03,,0,-10.95&amp;cbll=38.657012,-90.220642&amp;gl=us&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=2901+North+Grand,+St+Louis,+MO&amp;hnear=&amp;ll=38.656714,-90.219946&amp;spn=0.006295,0.006295&amp;t=k&amp;panoid=7hm0mads_E6UxUHWuCIrpw&amp;source=embed&amp;output=svembed" width="425" frameborder="0" height="350" scrolling="no"></iframe><br> <small><a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?q=2901+North+Grand,+St+Louis,+MO&amp;layer=c&amp;sll=38.656714,-90.219946&amp;cid=2583339822293004538&amp;cbp=13,299.03,,0,-10.95&amp;cbll=38.657012,-90.220642&amp;gl=us&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=2901+North+Grand,+St+Louis,+MO&amp;hnear=&amp;ll=38.656714,-90.219946&amp;spn=0.006295,0.006295&amp;t=k&amp;panoid=7hm0mads_E6UxUHWuCIrpw&amp;source=embed" style="color: rgb(0, 0, 255); text-align: left;">View Larger Map</a></small></p><p><em>The above map depicts Herbert Hoover Boys and Girls Club (right), across the street from the Carter Carburetor Superfund Site, a former gasoline and diesel carburetor manufacturing plant which closed in 1984.</em></p><p>A coalition of St. Louis City residents is asking the <a href="http://www.epa.gov/">Environmental Protection Agency</a> for more time to evaluate cleanup options for the Carter Carburetor Superfund Site on the city's north side.</p><p>The former gasoline and diesel carburetor manufacturing plant once owned by<a href="http://www.acfindustries.com/"> ACF Industries</a> has dangerous levels of several toxic contaminants, including PCBs and asbestos.</p><p> Fri, 28 Jan 2011 22:41:48 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 426 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org