Brownfields Redevelopment Program

Information and Educations


Why is redevelopment of brownfields important?

Redevelopment of brownfields potentially benefits the environment, the community and industry by:


  • Preserving undeveloped greenspace.
  • Cleaning up contaminated properties, thereby mitigating potential health risks.
  • Returning properties to tax rolls.
  • Creating employment opportunities.
  • Removing blight/rejuvenating dilapidated areas.


EPA Data / GIS