EPA to award $4 Million for Brownfield Revitalization— Free Application Resources

June 14, 2016

Environmental_Protection_Agency_logo.svgThe Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a request for proposals (RFP) announcing the availability of $4 million in EPA grant funding under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA).

These federal funds are made available for research, technical assistance and training activities that facilitate the inventory of brownfields, site assessments, remediation of brownfields sites, community involvement or site preparation. The EPA plans to award grants of up to $200,000 to approximately 20 projects through this competitive proposal opportunity.

Proposals must be submitted electronically through www.grants.gov by 11:59 pm ET on August 10, 2016. Proposals received after this time will not be considered.

Got questions? This webinar is for you.

EPA will host an outreach webinar June 16, 2016 from 12:30pm to 2:00pm CST. Registration is not required. Access webinar here; call in at 1-866-299-3188, code 2025660633#.

Still got questions? Check out this free workshop!

Register now to attend the 2016 Redevelopment Funding & Revitalization Through Brownfields Workshop. This free workshop is available to the public, but registration is required.

The agenda features overviews of local, state and federal brownfields resources, funding opportunities, grant application processes, and strategies for grant writing. After the workshop, stick around for one-on-one consultations and an optional walking tour of downtown Lafayette.

This workshop will be held at the Lafayette Public Library Main Branch in Lafayette, LA on June 28, 2016 from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm CST.

Don’t miss out on this learning opportunity, generously hosted by the Acadiana Planning Commission, the South Central Planning & Development Commission, the Louisiana Brownfields Association, the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality and the Technical Assistance to Brownfields Program at Kansas State University.

Even More Questions? Give us a call!

PPM knows that revitalization is no easy task, but we have walked alongside municipalities of all sizes to facilitate community restoration through our brownfields services.

Our consulting services have won accolades for our clients and even earned the EPA Brownfields Community Showcase award and the prestigious Phoenix Award.

Our team of brownfields experts can answer your questions about funding and walk with you from initial site assessments through remediation. We can help you write grant applications, engage your community, develop compliance reporting, conduct Phase I and Phase II assessments, formulate corrective action plans, and much more.