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