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Free Webinar: The Basics of Site Remediation for Communities

The Technical Assistance to Brownfields (TAB) program will host a free webinar Wednesday, August 2 from 2:30 to 4:00 PM CDT. The webinar will feature speakers from the TAB program and will provide an overview of remediation technologies. The discussion … Continue reading

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Join us at the Sunshine Expo July 20 – 24

Join PPM at the 2017 Sunshine Expo in Kissimmee, Florida, powered by the Florida Retail Federation. This is the premier conference and trade show for retailing in the state of Florida. The Expo will include the annual Law Enforcement Officer … Continue reading

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Learn Strategies for Overcoming Common Community Challenges at MML Conference

Don’t miss out on the 86th annual Mississippi Municipal League Conference July 24 – 26 in Biloxi, Mississippi. This year’s theme is “Signs of a Successful City.” Registration will be available on site. View full conference agenda here. Trey Hess, … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Brownfields, Mississippi

Join PPM at the Mississippi Economic Development Council Annual Conference

The Mississippi Economic Development Council’s Annual Conference will be held July 12 – 14 at the Golden Nugget casino in Biloxi, Mississippi. Registration is available online. Join business and government leaders from across the state for networking and presentations on … Continue reading

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FREE Webinar: 2018 Brownfield Grant Preparation

The Technical Assistance to Brownfields program at Kansas State University will host a free webinar Wednesday, June 28 2017 from 1:00 to 2:30 PM CDT. This workshop is designed for communities and grant writers who plan to apply for an … Continue reading

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PPM Helps the City of Vicksburg Revive Kuhn Memorial Hospital Site

On May 31, 2017, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded two brownfield cleanup grants totaling $400,000 to the city of Vicksburg, Mississippi for remediation of the former Kuhn Memorial Hospital site. The 12.8 acre site in the Martin Luther King … Continue reading

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EPA Announces $9M in Brownfield Grant Funding for Gulf South

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced the award of $56.8 million in grant funding through the EPA brownfields assessment and cleanup program. Grants were awarded to 172 communities nationwide, and a total of $9 million will be coming to … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Brownfields, EPA News & Regulations

Zane Hood to Lead Terminals Training at ILTA Conference

The International Liquid Terminals Association will hold its annual conference and trade show June 12 through 14 in Houston, Texas. This annual event draws thousands of terminal industry professionals for networking and to hear from leading experts on industry best … Continue reading

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Trey Hess to Speak at the Northwest Florida Brownfields Redevelopment Forum

Trey Hess, director of brownfields and economic development at PPM Consultants, will speak at the fifth annual Northwest Florida Brownfields Redevelopment Forum to be held on June 6 in Panama City. This free event will include an overview of brownfield … Continue reading

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McCown Elected VP of New Alabama Brownfields Group

A group of environmental industry volunteers recently came together to form the Alabama Brownfields Association (ALBFA),  a non-profit advocacy and educational group formed to promote redevelopment of brownfield sites throughout the state of Alabama. Michael D. McCown, a PPM founder and principal in PPM’s … Continue reading

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