Subscribe Register Login

Sunday, December 21, 2014, 6:11 a.m.
Top Picks - Mobile App

Records: Majestic Hotel runoff not toxic

By The Associated Press

This article was published August 6, 2014 at 7:09 a.m.

HOT SPRINGS — Documents from the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality show water runoff from a hotel that burned down earlier this year isn't toxic.

The Sentinel-Record reported that a rainwater sample from the Majestic Hotel was tested about two months before a large fire ripped through the historic hotel in February.

The department said the sample's results showed no large amounts of contaminants in the runoff.

The blaze prompted the city to raze part of the hotel's complex and condemn the rest. Rubble has been piled along the street since the fire.

Garrison Hassenflu, the owner of the corporation that owns the Majestic property, has submitted a cleanup plan to the state's environmental quality department. A revised plan is expected this week.

Read Thursday's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for more on this story.

Comments on: Records: Majestic Hotel runoff not toxic

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Tile & marble setter

    12 months experience. Whitben Flooring, Inc. dba Whitley Fl...
    BENTON, AR

  • Locksmith needed

    Experienced Locksmiths Join our staff at Bill’s Lock & Safe....
    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Load coordinator

    Stallion transportation is looking for experienced load coor...
    BEEBE, AR

  • Teachers

    Lee County School District is accepting applications for:Sec...
    MARIANNA, AR

  • Heavy equipment serv

    heavy equipmentservice mechanicredstone Construction needs a...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

Search 866 jobs >

Top Picks - Mobile App
Arkansas Online