Kalamazoo River Watershed Council
Our vision is for the Kalamazoo River, its tributaries, and the overall watershed to be managed, protected, and restored to maximize environmental, social, and economic values and services, and we seek to accomplish this with involvement of a broad spectrum of community stakeholders. Go to website.
EPA Fact Sheet: Allied Paper site
MDEQ Fact Sheet
Allied Paper, Inc/Portage Creek/Kalamazoo River Superfund Site Information page Go to website.
Clean Up Kalamazoo!
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has decided to leave over 1.5 million cubic yards of PCB-contaminated paper mill waste at the former Allied Paper site... Go to website.
EPA provides various paths for the public to access information about PCBs. Go to website.
Michigan United
Michigan United is a statewide organization of community members and institutions fighting for the dignity and potential of every person. Go to website.
MLive Article
Fred Upton, Sens. Stabenow, Levin reiterate support for removal of PCBs from Allied Paper site Go to website.

Latest News

Earlier today, US Congressman Fred Upton visited the Allied site in Kalamazoo, along with local elected officials and representative from the EPA. WMU students […] Read More
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is considering multiple options for cleaning the site along the Kalamazoo River of polychlorinated biphenyls. Those options include […] Read More
Educational and informational displays, speakers, and demonstrations will be available to help you better understand and appreciate the land, water, and human resources […] Read More

Yard Signs!

Yard signs now available at Goodwill, 420 E. Alcott, or email glwager@gmail.com or call 382-0490, ext 271 M-F 10am - 5pm. M-F. CONTACT US

Portage Creek TCRA

$16 M Portage Creek cleanup completed ahead of schedule and under budget. Contact EPA Community Involvement Coordinator: Patti Krause


PCB Superfund Site

For more information on the Allied Paper Inc. / Portage Creek / Kalamazoo River superfund site...