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Niagara Falls Storage Site, NY

Alternate
Name(s):
Lake Ontario Ordnance Works (LOOW)
Niagara Falls Storage Site (NFSS)
DOE-Niagara Falls Storage Site
NY.17-1
NY.17-3
Location: Lewiston, New York NY.17-5
Historical Operations: Stored, shipped, and buried radioactive equipment and waste for MED and AEC containing uranium, radium, and thorium. Contains Interim Waste Containment Structure.  NY.17-1
NY.17-2
NY.17-14
Eligibility Determination: Eligible  NY.17-4
Radiological
Survey(s):
Assessment Surveys NY.17-3
NY.17-5
NY.17-6
NY.17-7
NY.17-8
NY.17-9
NY.17-10
NY.17-11
NY.17-12
NY.17-14
Site Status: Cleanup in progress by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.  NY.17-13
NY.17-14
NY.17-15
NY.17-16
USACE Website
Long-term Care Requirements: To be determined upon completion.



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Documents Related to Niagara Falls Storage Site, NY
  1. FACT SHEET This fact sheet provides information about the Niagara Falls Storage Site, New York. This site is currently managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers but will eventually transfer to the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Legacy Management.
  2. Assessment of Historical Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory Waste Storage Locations; May 2013
  3. Niagara Falls Storage Site Vicinity Properties, New York: Review of Radiological Conditions at Six Vicinity Properties and Two Drainage Ditches. LMS/NFS/S06246. October 2010
  4. Aerial photograph of the Niagara Falls, New York, Storage Site
  5. NY.17-1 - AEC Memorandum; Malone to Smith; Subject: Monthly Progress Report for April; April 24, 1951. Attachment: Tonawanda Area Progress Report, April 1951.
  6. NY.17-10 - DOE Report (ORNL/TM-10076); Results of Radiological Measurements Taken in the Niagara Falls, New York Area (NF002); November 1986
  7. NY.17-11 - DOE Report (ORISE 92/J-40); Radiological Survey of Buildings 401A, 402, 416; and 429, Niagara Falls Storage Site Lewiston, New York; October 1992
  8. NY.17-12 - DOE Report (ORISE 95/C-70); Radiological Survey of Buildings 401, 403, and the Hittman Building, Niagara Falls Storage Site, Lewiston, New York; March 1995
  9. NY.17-13 - DOE Letter; Pena to Cohen; Subject: Transfer of FUSRAP Sites from DOE to U.S. Army COE; October 10, 1997. Attachment: FUSRAP Current, Currently Known Potential and Completed Sites.
  10. NY.17-14 - DOE Report; Certification Docket for the Remedial Action Performed at the Niagara Falls Storage Site Vicinity Properties in Lewiston, New York, from 1983 through 1986; July 1992
  11. NY.17-15 - DOE Report; Post Remedial Action Report for the Niagara Falls Storage Site Vicinity Properties- 1983 and 1984, Lewiston, New York, December 1986
  12. NY.17-16 - DOE Letter; Robison to Leithner; Subject: Niagara Falls Vicinity Properties E, E, and G; November 20, 2002
  13. NY.17-17 - Berger, J.D., 2009. Summary Information Regarding Radiological Conditions of NFSS Vicinity Properties, Denuke Contracting Services, Inc., Oak Ridge, Tennessee, December 2.
  14. NY.17-18 - DOE (U.S. Department of Energy), 2005. KAPL Radioactive Waste Information Related to the Lake Ontario Ordnance Works, correspondence with eight attachments from J. Hughes Robillard, Dir. Radiological /Environmental Controls and Safety Division (DOE) to Steven Gavitt Assistant Bureau Director (NYDOH), August 10.
  15. NNY.17-19 - Town of Lewiston, 1980. Correspondence from Mary Beth Brado, Town of Lewiston, to William E. Mott, DOE, concerning NYDOH land use restrictions on 1,511 acres of former LOOW, January 29.
  16. NY.17-2 - AEC Summary; Subject: Tonawanda Area Progress Report; December 1951
  17. NY.17-20A - USA War Department, Office of the Area Engineer, 1943. Construction Completion Report Lake Ontario Ordnance Works, vol. 1 Youngstown, New York, April.
  18. NY.17-20B - USA War Department, Office of the Area Engineer, 1943. Construction Completion Report Lake Ontario Ordnance Works, vol. 2, Youngstown, New York, April.
  19. NY.17-21 - Wallo, A., 1980. Correspondence from Andrew Wallo, The Aerospace Corporation, to William E. Mott, DOE, attached April 1972 NYDOH Commissioner’s land use restrictions on 1,511 acres of former LOOW, August 11.
  20. NY.17-3 - DOE Report (BMI-2074[revised] UC-11); Final Report on a Comprehensive Characterization and Hazard Assessment of the DOE-Niagara Falls Storage Site; June 1981
  21. NY.17-4 - DOE Memorandum; Wagoner to Price; Subject: Addition of Sites to FUSRAP; August 2, 1990. Attachment: DOE Memorandum; Fiore to Fulmer; Subject: Transfer of Sites to FUSRAP; July 23, 1990.
  22. NY.17-5 - DOE Report (WAMD-006); Summary Report, Aerial Radiological Survey Lake Ontario Ordnance Works, Lewiston, New York, Date of Survey: October 1978; February 15, 1979
  23. NY.17-6 - DOE Report (WAMD-010); Summary Report, Aerial Radiological Survey Niagara Falls Area Niagara Falls, New York, Date of Survey: September 1979; November 30, 1979
  24. NY.17-7 - DOE Report (ORNL/TM-7004); Results of Ground Level Radiation Measurements in Support of the 1978 Aerial Survey of the Lake Ontario Ordnance Works, Lewiston, New York; September 1979
  25. NY.17-8 - DOE Report (ORAU); Post Remedial Action Survey, Property of Modern Landfill, Inc. Former LOOW Site, Lewiston, New York; January 1982
  26. NY.17-9 - DOE Report (ORNL/RASA-85/1); Results of the Mobile Gamma Scanning Activities in Niagara Falls, New York Area; August 1985
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