Superfund site DEC reviewing contamination at former American Axle site By Mike Desmond • May 15, 2019 Mike Desmond/WBFO Albany is working on a plan to clean up the former American Axle plant on East Delavan. Though there is still activity in the remaining buildings, one section of the vast complex has already been cleaned up and covered over. Listen Listening... / 1:14 WBFO's Mike Desmond reports. EPA says remediation of Eighteen Mile Creek properties could begin next spring By Michael Mroziak • Aug 17, 2018 The Environmental Protection Agency is moving forward with plans to clean up several properties along Eighteen Mile Creek in Lockport, properties found to have lead contamination within the soil. 'Good news' for Wheatfield: No leaking contamination from landfill By Marian Hetherly • Jul 12, 2017 New York State Department of Environmental Conservation The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation reports soil samples taken show no contamination from the Niagara Sanitation Landfill in Wheatfield leaking to nearby properties.