Times Beach

Route 66 State Park

No Health Risk Found in Route 66 State Park Soil

The park sits on the former site of Times Beach, a St. Louis County town that was shut down due to dioxin contamination in the early 1990s.


MISSOURI, UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 1985: Abandoned town made uninhabitable by Dioxin contamination. (Photo by Bill Pierce/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

EPA Does New Soil Tests at Times Beach

Once one of the nation’s most notorious environmental disasters



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