The new master planned community will feature 526 acres of parks and open space adjacent to the Las Vegas Wash, the River Mountain Loop Trails and the Henderson Birding Preserve offering residents a multitude of outdoor recreational opportunities.
The clean-up effort is voluntary and funded entirely by private dollars. No public funds have or will be used in the entire process.
EPA is an acronym for Environmental Protection Agency
The lead scientist in charge of the clean-up effort – Dr. Ranajit Sahu – is a certified environmental manager (CEM) in the state of Nevada, a quality environmental planner as defined by the Institute of Professional Environmental Practice (IPEP), and has been an adjunct professor at UCLA and USC.
The site's soil will be analyzed before and after the remediation. Each home site will be retested again before any residential construction begins.