Routine Grounds and Maintenance Activities
CX(s) Applied: B1.3, B1.11, B1.15
Office(s): Science, Argonne Site Office
This proposed action covers general grounds maintenance type work. These actions include: 1) grading and re-grading of selected areas and storm water conveyances, 2) erosion control and stabilization activities including rip-rap, erosion matting, filter fabric, and silt fencing, 3) landscaping maintenance and horticultural activities around buildings, park areas, and foot trails, 4) tree removal, pruning and planting and grass/lawn maintenance, 5) fertilizer, herbicide, and pesticide applications, 6) installation, maintenance and repair of wood and metal fencing, 7) storm sewer and culvert maintenance, 8) maintenance and operation of the soil, sand, mulch, and gravel storage and recycling areas in the 800 Area, East Area, and 362 Area, 9) the winter maintenance activities associated with snow removal and de-icing of roads and walkways, 10) control of invasive species.