Latest Brownfield Stories

2013-09-26 23:38:56

The site will assist in the redevelopment of Brownfields. Franklin, MA (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 In support of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Brownfield redevelopment efforts, Kansas State University and CABEM Technologies have unveiled an education portal, “TAB” (Technical Assistance to Brownfields). The site, designed and developed by K-State and CABEM Technologies is powered by CABEM’s Livia Framework. The TAB portal provides assistance to communities and other...

2009-05-06 09:00:00

Fast access to environmental data and site research improve efficiency and insight for Houston's redevelopment team MILFORD, Conn., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental Data Resources, Inc. (EDR) announced today that the City of Houston has deployed a customized EDR brownfield inventory system to make its efforts to remediate and redevelop environmentally contaminated properties more efficient. Houston's new environmental research platform streamlines formerly labor-intensive tasks relating...

2009-01-13 08:00:00

Brownfield Redevelopment Projects Qualify for Economic Development Incentives and USGBC LEED Points MIAMI, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- With ongoing economic uncertainty and a lagging real estate market, Brownfield redevelopment is just the latest example of a sustainable development practice that is showing measurable benefits for both local communities and developers. Virtually every major city within the United States, today, is burdened by abandoned manufacturing facilities and industrial...

2008-10-01 18:00:19

To: STATE EDITORS Contact: Deborah Fries of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, +1-484-250-5808 New Development Will Bring Community Revitalization, Job Creation toChesterCounty HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 1/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of Environmental Protection Acting Secretary John Hanger announced today that a former industrial site along the Delaware River in Chester that will be home to a Major League Soccer stadium and mixed- use development has been...

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