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Energy and Environment Cabinet

Division of Compliance Assistance
Brownfield Resources and Case Studies

​Brownfield redevelopment takes many forms. Whether revitalizing a riverfront or turning an old school gymnasium into a community center, learning about available resources and how others have succeeded can help provide guidance to others as they tackle properties with an environmental past. 

 

 Brownfield Resources

 
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​This nonprofit association promotes the redevelopment of brownfield properties.

 

​​This i​nterstate and interagency initiative helps those wishing to redevelop brownfield properties in Central Appalachia.

 

 

 

Council of Development Finance Agencies

 

​This site is a resource for information regarding financing brownfield projects. 

​This agency administers a public works grant program and an economic dislocation program that can be used for brownfield rehabilitation.

​This guide helps interested parties through the process of redeveloping brownfield properties in Kentucky.

​NALGEP offers informational resources for brownfield redevelopment.

​The PREPARED Workbook provides those redeveloping brownfield properties with in-depth, step-by-step guidance on the process.

​The Voluntary Cleanup Program offers four cleanup tracks for volunteers who want to remediate their property.

 

​This agency works in brownfield policy development and serves as an information resource. 

 

​This site helps communities with land revitalization issues and offers information on a variety of topics including funding, laws and statutes and redevelopment tools.

​This publication from the U.S. EPA explains the requirements needed to reach 'No Further Action" in states and territories in the U.S.

​This guide from the U.S. EPA provides communities with guidance on how to leverage brownfield grants and other funds in order to make revitalization happen. 

​This guide published by the U.S. EPA provides information on federal programs, grants and resources that can be accessed in order to complete a brownfield project.

​This website provides Environmental Justice information and metrics for communities across the US. Searches can be customized to particular areas. 

​This EPA website provide information about toxic chemical release and pollution prevention activities by facilities required to report under regulation. 

​This redevelopment primer helps communities that are new to the brownfield redevelopment process. 

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