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About the Portfolio: From Brownfields to Development Opportunities

Today’s topic is one that is very important in the world of economic development and urban planning, but not well understood outside of those realms.  When I worked for the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) in Indianapolis last year, one of our primary concerns as a community development organization was the the decline of the urban core of the city.   1,179 more words

Economic Development

City developing strategy to turn old gas stations into housing, offices

WATCH ABOVE: The city examines options for cleaning up and developing unused parcels of land formerly occupied by gas stations

REGINA – You’ve likely walked or driven past them – plots of land in the heart of Regina that are sitting empty. 328 more words


What drives waterfront development?

This week I had the opportunity to visit Waterfront Toronto head office and tour some of the revitalization projects taking place with my urban planning program. 496 more words


FY 2015 EPA Brownfield Grant Guidance Announced—Due Dec. 19, 2014

Have a blighted property? Got properties with a questionable environmental history? Chances are you have brownfields. Brownfields are properties that are abandoned or underutilized due to contamination or the perception of contamination. 342 more words

Division Of Compliance Assistance

DEP Experts to Participate in Annual Southeast Brownfield Conference

Oct. 24, 2014

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Division of Waste is participating in the first Southeast Brownfields Conference, sponsored by the Florida Brownfields Association, in Orlando next week to share best practices and staff expertise on brownfields redevelopment in Florida. 125 more words

Florida Department Of Environmental Protection