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CRA400 -- Grand Calumet Task Force Records
  
Calumet Regional Archives

Inventory

4.00 Linear Feet
September 1998


Box File Description
1 1 General Information, Grand Calumet Task Force, (1987-1994)
2 Background Materials, Grand Cal Task Force and Lake Michigan Federation, 1985-1986
3 Fact Sheet, Grand Calumet River, 1990, 1992
4 Articles of Incorporation, 1986
5 Letter, 501-C-3 Status, 1986
6 By Laws, 1987, 1990, 1993
7-16 Minutes, Board of Directors and General Membership, 1984, 1986, 1987-1995
17 Minutes, Staff Meetings, 1992
18 Rosters, Board of Directors, 1988 - 1994
1 19-23 Correspondence, 1985 - 1995
24 Correspondence, Grand Calumet River Bridge, Gary, 1993 - 1994
25 Correspondence, Indiana Harbor Ship Canal Dredging, (1986- 1996)
26 Correspondence, Inland Steel Lake fill, 1994 - 1995
27 Correspondence and Related Materials, Lake Michigan Beach Sweep, 1993 - 1996
28 Correspondence, Midwest Steel Landfill, 1993
29 Correspondence, Charlotte Read, 1995
30 Correspondence, River Clean - Up, East Chicago / Hammond, 1992
31 Correspondence, River Clean - Up, Gary, 1990-1992
32 Correspondence, Student Researchers, 1991
1 33 Correspondence, Trail Creek Area of Concern, 1991
34 Newsletters, 1984 - 1992

Box File Description
2 1 Newsletters, 1993-1997
2 Press Releases, (1988-1991), 1995
3 Flyers / Notices, Grand Cal Task Force Events, (1987 - 1996)
4 Calendar of Events, June - September 1992
5 Flyers, The Poison Pipeline of Northwest Indiana Tour, 1993
6 Guide, A Toxic Tour of the Grand Calumet River, n.d
7 Various, River watch, 1986 - 1987
8 Scripts, Videos, 1990, n.d.
9 Agreement, Grand Cal Task Force and United Citizens Organization, 1986 - 1989
2 10 Agreement, Grand Calumet Task Force and Indiana Department of Environmental Management, 1994 - 1995
11 Action Plans, (1986-1991)
12 Policy Ideas, 1992
13 Discussion Materials, Board Development / Retreats, (1987 - 1992)
14 Notices, Membership Dues, 1991-1992, n.d.
15 Various, President Steve Nicksic, 1990
16 Financial Reports, (1987 - 1992)
17-18 Various, Annual Dinners, 1987 - 1995
19-20 Various, Canoe Trips, (1982 - 1993)

Series: Ambridge / Mann Neighborhood, Gary
Box File Description
2 21 General Information, Ambridge - Mann Community River Project, 1992 - 1994
22-24 Meeting Packets, Ambridge - Mann Steering Committee, 1993- 1995
25 Correspondence, Grant Awards / Donations, Ambridge / Mann Park, 1993 -1994
26 Correspondence, Ambridge / Mann Earth Day Event, 1993
27 Correspondence, General, Ambridge / Mann Park, 1992 - 1993
28 Letters of Support, Ambridge / Mann Community, 1994
29 Resolution, Ambridge / Mann Steering Committee, 1993
30 Various, Ambridge / Mann Neighborhood Clean - Up, 1993
31 Various, Gary Neighborhood Clean - Up, 1991
32 Various, Ambridge / Mann Park, 1993
2 33 Various, NIPSCO Luncheon for Ambridge / Mann Park, 1993
34 Deed. Ambridge / Mann Park, 1961
35 Various, Workshop on Neighborhood Action, December 1992

Series: Rhone - Poulenc
Box File Description
2 36-37 Correspondence, Rhone - Poulenc, (1986 - 1995)
38 Correspondence, Betty Balanoff, Regarding Rhone - Poulenc, 1993 - 1994
39 Reports, Hammond Sanitary District and Rhone Poulenc, 1989 - 1990
40 Report, Preliminary Review / Visual Site Inspection of Rhone - Poulenc Basic Chemicals Co., 1992

Series: Pollution Control Industries
Box File Description
2 41 Correspondence, Pollution Control Industries of Indiana, (1988 - 1993)
42 Motions / Responses, Summary Judgement, Pollution Control Industries of Indiana, 1991 - 1993

Series: Remedial Action Plan (RAP)
Box File Description
3 1-2 Correspondence and Reports, Remedial Action Plan (RAP), 1986 - 1992
3 Public Comments, Remedial Action Plan, 1988 - 1989
4 Review Draft, Northwest Indiana Environment Initiative Action Plan, 1995
5 Draft, Data Summary and Information Needs for the Indiana Harbor Remedial Action Plan, EPA, n.d.
6 Working Papers, Remedial Action Plan Working Group, 1987
7 Report, Draft, Restoring the Grand Calumet: Re Water Quality Component of Stage II of the Remedial Action Plan for the Grand Calumet River, Indiana Harbor Ship Canal and Nearshore Lake Michigan Area of Concern, 1993
8 Report and Comments, Stage I, Indiana Harbor and Canal, Grand Calumet River, and Nearshore Lake Michigan Remedial Action Plan, 1991
9 Comments, Restoring the Grand Calumet: Re Water Quality Component of Stage II of the Remedial Action Plan for the Grand Calumet Rive, Indiana Harbor Ship Canal and Nearshore Lake Michigan, 1993-1994
10 Draft Report, Northwest Indiana Remedial Action Plan, Water Quality Team, 1996
11 Various, Poster Contest, Remedial Action Plan, 1992
3 12 Agreement, EPA / IDEM Coordination of the Northwest Indiana Management Initiative, 1993-1994
13 Report, Industrial Chlorinated Compound Usage Voluntary Survey Data for Industries located in, or Near, the Grand Calumet River Area of Concern, 1993
14 Itinerary, Visit of Alice Chamberlain, International Joint Commission, 1995

Series: Citizens' Advisory for the Remediation of the Environment (CARE)
Box File Description
3 15-21 Minutes and Related Materials, Citizens' Advisory for the Remediation of the Environment (CARE), inc. Remedial Action Plan, (1986-1996), n.d.

Series: Other Environmental Organizations
Box File Description
3 22 List, Northwest Indiana Environmental Groups, 1993, n.d.
23 Minutes and Reports, Lake Michigan Lakewide Management Plan, (LaMP),(1989-1991)
24 Minutes and Reports, Lake Michigan Lakewide Management Plan, (LaMP), 1992
25 Draft Report, Lake Michigan Lakewide Management Plan (LaMP), Stage I, 1991
26 Minutes, Empowerment Zone Environmental Committee, 1994
27 Minutes, Great Lakes Hazardous Waste Coalition / Northwest Indiana Coalition for the Environment, 1986
28 Minutes, AMOCO Citizens' Advisory Committee, 1991, 1994 - 1995
29 Various, Calumet Ecological Park Association, 1993 - 1994
30 Minutes and Reports, Clean Steal Coalition, 1989 - 1991
31 Minutes and Reports, Clean Steel Coalition, (1992 - 1995)

Series: Reports
Box File Description
4 1 Resource Book, Grand Cal Task Force, 1987
2 Report, Clean and Green Report: Pollution Prevention Progress and Opportunities in Northwest Indiana, 1995
3 Report, Accidental Spills, Lake and Porter Counties, Indiana, 1989 - 1992, 1994
4 Report, Addenda to Grand Calumet River Wasteload Allocation Study, 1985
5 Report, Analyses of Impacts of Bottom Sediments from Grand Calumet River and Indiana Harbor Canal on Water Quality, 1986
6 Report, Assessment and Remediation of Contaminated Sediments (ARCS), 1992 Work Plan, n.d.
7 Report, Availability and Location of Markets for Recyclable Materials in Indiana, 1995
8 Proceedings, Building, a Sustainable Future for Chicago's Southeast Side: "Is an Airport the Answer?" Center for Neighborhood Technology Workshop, 1991
9 Handbook, Challenging the Agency: A Handbook for Citizens Representing Themselves in the Administrative Process Pro Se, Before the Indiana Departments of Environmental Management and Natural Resources, 1990
4 10 Report, Cleaning Up Lake Michigan: A Citizens' Agenda for Action, Great Lakes United and Lake Michigan Federation, 1988
11 Report, Draft and Final, Controlling Urban Nonpoint Source Pollution in the Grand Calumet River, Indiana Harbor Ship Canal, and Nearshore Lake Michigan Area of Concern: A Preliminary Assessment, 1993
12 Report Disposal Alternatives for PCB - Contaminated Sediments from Indiana Harbor, Indiana, Vol. 1, 1987
13 Report Disposal Alternatives for PCB - Contaminated Sediments from Indiana Harbor, Indiana, Vol. 2, 1987
14 Report, Environmental Problems Associated with Expansion at the Gary Regional Airport, 1995
15 Report, Environmental Report, Indiana Department of Environmental Management, 1993
16 Report, EPA Highlights, Northwest Indiana Environmental Initiative, FY 1993
17 Report, Draft, A Framework for Evaluation of Benefits and CRost in the Northwest Indiana RAP, n.d.
18 Report, The Grand Calumet: Exploring the River's Potential - A Report by the Lake Michigan Federation, 1984
19 Notes, Grand Calumet River Area, 1986
4 20 Report, Ground water Assessment, Phase I, DuPont East Chicago Plant, Feb. 1990
21 Report, Summary, IDEM 1994 Annual Report on Pollution Prevention in Indiana: A Period of Progress and Change, July 1, 1990 - July 1, 1994, 1994
22 Report, Indiana 305(b) Report, 1986 - 1987, Indiana Department of Environmental Management, Office of Water Management, n.d.
23 Plan of Study, Indiana Harbor Navigation Maintenance, 1988
24 Report, Indiana Harbor Ship Canal: A Review of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Dredging and Disposal Activities, 1995
25 Report, Indiana Water Quality, 1986
26 Reports, Indiana Water Quality, 1987 - 1988
27 Excerpt, Indiana Water Quality, 1989
28 Report, Draft Summary, Master Plan for Improving Water Quality in the Grand Calumet River/ Indiana Harbor Canal, 1984
29 Report, Final, Master Plan for Improving Water Quality in the Grand Calumet River/Indiana Harbor Canal, 1985
4 30 Draft Report, Northwest Indiana Environmental Action Plan, ca. 1987?
31 Report, Northwest Indiana Ground Water Protection and Pollution Prevention, n.d.
32 Reports, Northwest Indiana Quarterly Digest, 1988
33 Draft, Pollution Prevention in Northwest Indiana, n.d.
34 Report, Pollution Prevention: Case Studies in Northwest Indiana and Milwaukee: Focus on Steel, Oil Refineries, Tanneries, Metal Platers and Municipalities, 1992
35 Preliminary Project Plan, Pilot Scale Demonstration of a Solvent Extraction Technology at the Grand Calumet River / Indiana Harbor and Canal Area of Concern, n.d.
36 Report, Pre-Remedial Biological and Water Quality Assessment of the East Branch Grand Calumet River, Gary, Indiana, June 1994, November 1994
37 Report, Preliminary Analysis of the Shallow Ground-Water System in the Vicinity of the Grand Calumet River / Indiana Harbor Canal, Northwestern Indiana, 1989
38 Report, Results of the Northwest Indiana Shallow Well Survey and Groundwater Protection Project, n.d.
39 Booklet, A Strategic Course for the Indiana Department of Environmental Management, 1994
4 40 Report, Streamflow and Water Quality of the Grand Calumet River, Lake County, Indiana, and Cook County, Illinois, 1984
41 Report, Toxics in Lake County (T.R.I. 1990), n.d.

Series: Sanitary Districts
Box File Description
5 1-2 Reports, East Chicago Sanitary District, 1987-1993
3 Fact Sheet, Gary Sanitary District, ca. 1992
4 Fact Sheet, Proposed Construction / Operating Permit, Gary Sanitary Landfill, 1992
5 Reports, Gary Sanitary District, 1985-1993
6 Consent Judgment, Gary Sanitary District, 1983
7 Second Modified Consent Decree and Judgement, Gary Sanitary District, 1991
8 Motion, To Enter Consent Decree, Gary Sanitary District, 1992
9 Brochure, Hammond Sanitary District, n.d.
10 Report, Summary of Major Dischargers, Hammond Sanitary District, 1991
11 Draft, Permit for Hammond Sanitary District, 1990
5 12 Annual Report, Industrial Pretreatment Program, Hammond Sanitory District, 1991
13 Correspondence/Newsletters, Community Action and Hammond Sanitary District, 1990
14 Reports, Hammond Sanitary District, (1976-1986)
6 1-3 Reports, Hammond Sanitary District, 1987-1992
4 Reports, American Maize, Hammond Sanitary District, 1990-1991
5 Reports, Halstab Division of Hammond, Hammond Sanitary District, 1990-1991
6 Reports, Keil Chemical, Hammond Sanitary District, 1990-1991
7 Reports, Lever Brothers, Hammond Sanitary District, 1990-1991
8 Reports, Rhone-Poulenc Chemical Company, Hammond Sanitary District, 1990-1991
9 Consent Decree, USS Lead, 1995
10 Consent Decree, Hammond Sanitary District, 1992

Box File Description
6 11 Fact Sheet, AMOCO Oil Company, Lakefront Wastewater Treatment Facility, Whiting, n.d.
12 Draft, Article on Grand Calumet River / Northwest Indiana, for Hoosier Environmental Council Monitor, n.d.
13 Guide, Calumet Trail, n.d.
14 Fact Sheet, H & H Enterprises Site, Gary, Indiana, May, 1994
15 Newsletters, Indiana's Coastal Zone Management Program, 1994 - 1995
16 Newsletter, Indiana Harbor Newsletter, 1987-1989
17 Article, Inland Steel Company Consent Decree, Contaminated Sediments News, May, 1993
18 Consent Decree, USX Dredging of Grand Calumet River, East Branch, 1995
7 1-9 Newspaper Clippings, Grand Calumet Task Force: Environment. 1987-1994
8 1 Newspaper Clippings: Grand Calumet Task Force: Environment. (July - December 1994)
2 Newspaper Clippings: Grand Calumet Task Force; Beaches; Environment. (1995)
2 Newspaper Clippings: Environment. (1996)

Series: Oversize (Shelved with collection)
Description
Site Plan, Ambridge-Mann Community River Project, 1993
Video (housed in CRA video collection) "The Grand Calumet: River of Contradictions", n.d.

Subject Tracings

  • East Chicago Sanitary District
  • Environment
  • Gary Sanitary District
  • Grand Calumet River
  • Hammond Sanitary District
  • Indiana Harbor Ship Canal
  • Inland Steel Company
  • Lake Michigan
  • Landfills
  • Parks
  • Pollution