DNR Enforcement Actions
DES MOINES — The DNR has taken the following enforcement actions. The following are only briefs; copies of enforcement actions, including the full, original orders and contact information, are available on the DNR’s website at www.iowadnr.gov/InsideDNR/AboutDNR/EnforcementActions.aspx.
Responsible parties have 30 days to appeal the order or 60 days to pay the penalty.
Harold Irwin Sr. and Harold Irwin Jr., DeWitt
Properly dispose of all solid wastes from the facility, properly operate on-site furnace, and pay $5,000 penalty.
Comply with manure applicator certification requirements and pay $2,500 penalty.
Pay $5,000 penalty for failure to follow asbestos abatement and solid waste requirements during a demolition activity in Iowa County.
Joe’d, Karen & Jesse Axmear
Pay $5,000 penalty for past manure management plan violations. The penalty has been paid.
Steve and Paul Groth
Pay $3,000 penalty for failure to timely submit manure management plan.
Shriners Hospitals for Children, Inc., Des Moines
Permanently close underground storage tank system, pay outstanding fees, and pay penalty of $8,890.
Stephan Palen, Ottumwa
Pay $2,500 penalty for asbestos violations that occurred during the renovation of a building.