Waycross, GA Petition Site

The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) has accepted a petition to conduct public health assessment activities for the CSX Rail Yard and the former Atlanta Gas Light Manufactured Gas Plant  in the community of Waycross, Georgia. These evaluations will be conducted by the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) under ATSDR guidance and oversight. ATSDR will provide DPH with subject matter expert support and will review, clear, and certify the reports before they are released for public comment and finalized.


Canal next to CSX Rail Yard

What’s New

The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), under ATSDR oversight, has completed its final public health assessment report on the CSX Rail Yard site in Waycross, Georgia. DPH and ATSDR released the final report on 2/28/19Cdc-pdf.

Page last reviewed: March 5, 2019