Illegal Dumping Inspection – 2019 Feb 21

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“inspection_number”: “1306821”,
“modified_date”: “2019-03-12T00:00:00.000”,
“site_name”: “4010 S. DAMEN AVE.”,
“map_address”: “4000 S DAMEN AVE”,
“street_number”: 4000,
“street_number_to”: 4098,
“direction”: “S”,
“street_name”: “DAMEN”,
“street_type”: “AVE”,
“inspection_type”: “SOLID WASTE INSPECTIONS”,
“inspection_sub_category”: “ILLEGAL DUMPING”,
“inspector”: 3308,
“inspection_date”: “2019-02-21T00:00:00.000”,
“data_source”: “DEPT. OF PUBLIC HEALTH”
“narrative”:

“ON FEBRUARY 21, 2019 CITY OF CHICAGO DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH (CDPH) INSPECTOR FELIPE GARCIA (I) ARRIVED AT THE ENTRANCE OF 4000-10 S. DAMEN AVE. TO DO A FOLLOW-UP INSPECTION OF FOR ILLEGAL DUMPING CITATIONS.

UPON ARRIVING AT THE EASEMENT ENTRANCE AT 2075 W. 43RD ST., I WAS BLOCK BY AN EMPLOYEE OF T B LIMITED, IN A DARK COLORED TOYOTA CAMRY. I TOLD THE EMPLOYEE THAT I WAS A CITY INSPECTOR HERE TO DO A FOLLOW-UP COMPLAINT, BUT HE WOULDN?T LET ME IN. I THEN CALLED THE CHICAGO POLICE DEPARTMENT (CPD) TO GET ASSISTANCE TO ENTER THE PROPERTY.

BEFORE CPD ARRIVED TO ASSIST ME ANTHONY TADIN, FROM T B LIMITED ARRIVED AND ESCORTED ME INTO THE PROPERTY. I OBSERVED THAT T B LIMITED HAD REMOVED APPROXIMATELY 600 TO 650 CUBIC YARDS OF MIXED C D DEBRIS WASTE PILES, PREVIOUSLY DUMPED THERE. THE ONLY PILES OF DEBRIS THAT WERE LEFT WERE THE TWO HUGE PILES OF LIMESTONE AND A 300 CUBIC YARDS PILE OF EXCAVATED SAND. AS I WAS LEAVING THE PROPERTY CPD OFFICER NEGRON BEAT #928, ARRIVED AND I TOLD HIM THAT THE OWNERS FINALLY CO-OPERATED AND LET ME ONTO THE PROPERTY.”,