The City of Alton seeks proposals from qualified companies to partner with the City to put a utility-scale solar farm (greater than 2 MW) on parcels owned by the City of Alton. The selected company will design, develop, finance, construct and operate the solar farm. It will be located on a capped brownfield referred to as the Old Alton Landfill located at the northwest corner of Alby Street and Industrial Drive, Alton IL 62002.
This is a useful topological map of Alton including the Old Alton Landfill. Citation: U.S. Geological Survey, 20150803, USGS US Topo 7.5-minute map for Alton, IL-MO 2015: USGS - National Geospatial Technical Operations Center (NGTOC).