The program offers Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments at no cost to nonprofits, quasi-governmental agencies and local governments through its Targeted Brownfield Assessment Program.
No-Cost Assessment Services
Program staff can help you identify funding for your project whether you are a public or private entity.
Each year the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency offers a variety of grants to assist with the assessment and cleanup of brownfield properties. The program offers a range of services and resources including workshops and grant review to help applicants build a quality application.
Grant Writing Assistance
The Help Desk connects you to a member of the brownfield program staff that can assist with your project. Call the Help Desk at 502-782-6189 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Brownfield Resources Page offers a variety of resources, project spotlights and guides to assist with your brownfield project. The program also offers educational opportunities through workshops and partner agency conference sessions. You can also send us an e-mail at email@example.com to be placed on our newsletter mailing list.
Help Desk, Education and Information
While there is not a comprehensive list of brownfield properties in the Commonwealth of Kentucky, a list of properties that have received brownfield serivces or are involved with one of our other cleanup programs can be accessed through an Open Records Request request.
If you are interested in redeveloping a brownfield and want to take advantage of the Federal liability defense (Bona Fide Prospective Purchaser) or the state's risk management program (Brownfield Redevelopment and Reuse Program) staff can talk to you about requirements and steps to qualify. You can also explore cleanup options available through the state.
Cleanup and Risk Management