Latest Brownfields restoration News

DNR: Menomonee Valley clean-up project complete

Jul. 27, 2020 1:31 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The city of Milwaukee has finished a 30-year project to clean up and restore a 110-acre brownfield near Miller Park, state environmental officials announced Monday. The Department of Natural Resources said that the agency issued a case closure letter to the city on May 1. The letter...

Vermont town gets money to help clean up old garage site

Jun. 20, 2020 8:12 AM EDT

HARDWICK, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont town of Hardwick is getting a $36,000 grant to help clean up with site of the former Greensboro Garage. Once the site is cleaned up, it will become home to the Yellow Barn Business Accelerator, an $8.6 million project that is expected to create approximately 50 jobs. For...