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(This section includes Stage of RAP development, Beneficial Use Impairments and their delisting targets, and information on whether the AOC has been accurately mapped.)
Stage of RAP Development: 1

Are electronic maps available that include the AOC's geographic boundaries and associated sources of pollution? No

Beneficial Use Impairments (BUI):
(The BUI will appear underlined if a delisting target has been determined.
If underlined, click on the BUI to display the delisting target.)
Restriction on Fish & Wildlife Consumption
Degradation of Fish and Wildlife Population
Fish Tumor or Other Deformities
Degradation of Benthos
Restrictions on Dredging Activities
Eutrophication or Undesirable Algae
Restrictions on Drinking Water Consumption, or Taste & Odour
Beach Closings
Degradation of Aesthetics
Loss of Fish and Wildlife Habitat
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CONTAMINATED SEDIMENT
Estimated remaining volume of contaminated sediment within the AOC: no information

Remediation to Date
Project Name: Amount Remediated: Remediation Cost:
USS / Kobe Steel 50,000 cu. yds. $1,500,000
Republic Steel Corp. Quarry 190 cu. yds. no information

Planned Action Regarding Sediment Remediation
Project Name: Amt. to be Remediated: Estimated Cost:
South Branch of Black River 6,500 cu. yds. $1,000,000
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WASTEWATER INFRASTRUCTURE
Improvements to Wastewater Infrastructure - Dollars Spent:
no information no information

Identified Future Costs for Wastewater Infra. - Dollars Needed:
no information no information
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HABITAT
Projects / Proposals / Costs:
Lorain Port Authority Master Plan for the Grove Site habitat shelf (a Brownfield Project).
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OTHER SIGNIFICANT ISSUES
Issues, including National Priority List (NPL) sites:
no information
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MANAGEMENT
Federal: Anne Marie Vincent
U.S. EPA, Region V
25089 Center Ridge Rd.
Westlake, OH   44145
(440) 250-1720
State: Ted Conlin
Ohio EPA
2110 East Aurora Road
Twinsburg, OH   44087
(330) 963-1131
Local / PAC: Ken Pearce
Lorain County General Health District
9880 S, Murray Ridge Rd.
Elyria, OH   44035
(440) 322-6367


Please Note: Values provided are intended as indicators only, and may not capture all expenditures or work done. Summary is based on best available Information. "No Information" indicates relevant information was not available at time of publication.