Brownfield News Online
Brownfield News logo
Brownfield Public Square | Brownfield News | Brownfield Stateside | Jobs corner
 
BROWNFIELD PUBLIC SQUARE corner

Canadian Brownfields: Past Successes, Future Plans

The past, present and the future of Canadian brownfields are the focus of collaboration with the Canadian Brownfields Network to bring the top remediation conference of 2015 to downtown Toronto on June 17.

Mellowing With Age

Louisville, Kentucky real estate developer Andy Blieden noticed a property in terrible shape, covered in graffiti and with indigents living inside. 

DeKalb County Brownfield Revolving Loan Program Spurs Development

The Development Authority of DeKalb County, Ga. (DADC) has approved a brownfield funding request that will spur economic development within two distinct county locations.

Brat Fest cuts waste to landfill by 53.3 percent

Of that 450-cubic-yard total, 240 were recycled for a total of 53.3 percent diverted from the landfill. As part of the Destination Zero Waste initiative, recycling and composting stations were staffed by volunteers, who advised festival-goers on how to ...

banner
 

BROWNFIELD NEWS corner

Brownfield program fuels Buffalo growth

For supporters of the Brownfield Cleanup Program, there was a collective sigh of relief when the state budget agreement included a bill to extend tax credits in Upstate for an additional 10 years.

University of Michigan Unveils Energy Efficiency Protocol

The University of Michigan will continue its on-going efforts to operate its facilities in the most energy efficient and environmentally sustainable fashion by demonstrating the use a cooling water treatment product recently approved by the US Environmental Protection Agency. 

Firm’s Seattle High Rise Attains LEED Platinum Certification

Hines, the international real estate firm, announced today that 800 Fifth Avenue in downtown Seattle has received Platinum certification under the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED for Existing Buildings (EB) rating system. This marks the 12th building developed or managed by Hines to receive this designation.

11 Indicted in Landfill Scheme That Robbed Baltimore of $6 Million in Revenue

One morning in March, commercial trash hauler Adam Williams Jr. sent a text message to a Baltimore Department of Public Works employee at the city-owned Quarantine Road Landfill that read, "N. The. Gum." Two minutes later, according to a federal ...

banner
 

BROWNFIELD STATESIDE corner

Speaking of Grants in Spokane

The city of Spokane got another big infusion of federal funding toward its effort to clean and redevelop industrial land in the Hillyard area, a former railyard that has sat polluted and nearly abandoned for 50 years.

 

Marquette, Mich. Eyes Reimbursement Term Modification

Changes in the reimbursement and development agreement for the Founders Landing brownfield project were the focus of a joint work session involving the Marquette City Commission and Marquette Brownfield Redevelopment Authority.

DeKalb County Brownfield Revolving Loan Program Spurs Development

The Development Authority of DeKalb County, Ga. (DADC) has approved a brownfield funding request that will spur economic development within two distinct county locations.

Clean Air Plan presents challenges, opportunities for Wisconsin businesses

The Environmental Protection Agency's proposed alterations to the Clean Air Act, which would strengthen the ground-level National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS), stand to strongly impact Wisconsin businesses, Godfrey & Kahn Associates said on ...

banner
 

JOBS corner
banner

 




© 2015 DaVinci Graphics, Inc. All rights reserved.
Reproduction in whole or any part without the expressed written permission of the publisher is prohibited.
Logo Brownfield News Footer