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S Third & E Butler Memphis, TN 38126
00501800011, 00501800012, 00501800013, 00501800014
35.133892 / -90.054622
Gross, Brian

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Property Location

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Property Progress

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CAs Associated with this Property

CA NameCA #StateTypeAnnouncement Year
Memphis-Shelby County BF95463110TNAssessment2010

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Assessment Activities at this Property

ActivityEPA FundingStart DateCompletion DateCAAccomplishment Counted?Counted When?
Phase I Environmental Assessment$5,892.0006/01/201209/19/2012Memphis-Shelby County YFY14
Phase II Environmental Assessment$36,713.0010/15/201202/22/2013Memphis-Shelby County N

Is Cleanup Necessary? No
EPA Assessment Funding: $42,605.00
Leveraged Funding:
Total Funding: $42,605.00

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Contaminants and Media

Other Contaminants
NOT Cleaned up
NOT Cleaned up
NOT Cleaned up
NOT Cleaned up
NOT Cleaned up
Building Materials
Ground Water
NOT Cleaned up
NOT Cleaned up
NOT Cleaned up

Cleanup Activities

There are no current cleanup activities.

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Addl Cleanup/Treatment info:
Address of Data Source:
Total ACRES Cleaned Up: 1.23
Number of Cleanup Jobs Leveraged:
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Institutional and Engineering Controls


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Redevelopment and Other Leveraged Accomplishments

Start DateLeveraged FundingCACompletion Date
06/03/2013$2,575,000.00Memphis-Shelby County

Number of Redevelopment Jobs Leveraged:
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Additional Property Attributes

Property consists of 4 parcels. Parcels 00501800011 & 00501800014 were residential use & no investigation was required. Parcels 00501800012 (234 E Butler) and 00501800013 (410 S Third) were commercial/industrial use & were investigated in the Phase II. 234 E Butler - areas investigated - former parts washer/paint booth, former UST area, bldg and concrete slabs. Soil sampling results - VOCs, PAHs, arsenic detected below screening levels. Groundwater sampling results - VOCs including MTBE detected below screening levels. Abestos containing floor tile on former bldg foundation. 410 S Third - areas investigated - blind sump in garage, 3 USTs abandoned in place, bldg roof & walls. Soil sampling results - VOCs detected below screening levels, PAHs evaluated as benzo(a)pyrene equivalents were below Shelby Co urban background, arsenic below Shelby Co residential bkgrd. Groundwater results - VOCs & PAHs detected below screening levels. No asbestos detected in roof materials. Lead-based paint detected in the bldg.

Former Use: 1.23-acre property has 4 parcels: 00501800011 (NE 0.22 ac), 00501800012 (SE 0.56 ac), 00501800013 (SW 0.28 ac), & 00501800014 (NW 0.17 ac). They are bordered by Abel on the E, Butler on the S, Third on the W, & Parcels 00501800015 (394 S Third) & 00501800010 (381 Abel) on the N. Parcels 00501800011 & 00014 are grass-covered lots used as residential since the early 1880s. SE portion has brick & concrete debris. Concrete stairs to the street, concrete drive, & portions of fences are on Parcel 00501800014 which has heavy vegetation & debris. A partial concrete-block wall, subgrade piping, & portions of fencing, foundations & concrete pads from an industrial bldg (234 E Butler) are on Parcel 00501800012. Several 1- & 2-story additions were added to the original (ca.1925) bldg, forming an L-shape opening to the NE. Ground surfaces were covered w/brick, organic matter, dirt, floor tile (primarily in the SW portion), & debris/garbage. Parcel 00501800013 (410 S Third) has a 3,514-SF bldg.; parcel is vacant. Original bldg was constructed in 1923 for retail gas sales & expanded for offices & a 2-vehicle garage. Garage was constructed over 3 gasoline underground storage tanks. In the early to mid-1920s, there was a gas station at 410 S Third & Lummus Cotton Gin at 234 E Butler. 410 S Third changed ownership & occupancy/use (vehicle maintenance & repair, radio & electronics repair, printing, offices) in the early 1960s. Lummus Cotton Gin manufactured gin machines through the mid-1970s. Fuel oil tank was in the open portion of the property. Businesses that owned &/or operated at this parcel: Horn & Gladden Lint Cleaner Company (1977-1979); Air Compressors Sales & Service of Tennessee (1979-2006), which manufactured industrial equipment, textile machines & parts, & repaired air & gas compressors. Residences on Parcels 00501800011 & 00501800014 were razed in the early 1970s & 2004. Inner Vision acquired the 4 parcels in 2007 & razed the commercial bldg at 234 E Butler in 2008.
Commercial (.28) Industry (.56) Residential (.39)
Hazardous & Petroleum

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