Sustainable Economic Revitalization:
Brownfields Redevelopment Resources for Your Community

Wednesday, May 1
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m

Southeast Missouri State University

University Center

4th Floor Ballroom

388 N. Henderson Avenue
Cape Girardeau, Missouri

The Technical Assistance to Brownfields Program (TAB) at Kansas State University, and the Stevenson Center For Community and Economic Development present this free workshop to help communities learn about Brownfields properties and how to fund successful redevelopments through different available resources.

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For more information, please contact:
Wendy Griswold (workshop questions), griswold@ksu.edu, 785-691-7192
Sheree Walsh (logistic questions), chsr@ksu.edu, 785-532-6519

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Map & Parking Information

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9:30  –  9:45


9:45 – 10:00

Welcome and Introduction
Dr. Kenneth W. Dobbins, Southeast Missouri State University President

10:00 – 10:30

What is a Brownfields & do I have one?
Brian Porter, Terracon

PDF 2.5 MB

10:30 – 11:00

Brownfields Revitalization, Resources, and TAB:
Rebecca Rossi, TAB Program

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Breakout Sessions - State Programs and Resources: Illinois and Missouri

11:10 – 11:40

State Brownfields Programs:
Rebecca Rossi (IL) and Catherine Jones (MO)

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11:40 – 12:10

Regional Business and Economic Development Assistance:
Chauncy Buchheit and Steve Duke (MO Regional Planning Commissions) and Kim Watson (IL DCEO)

RPC Memo 153 KB
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Luncheon Session
12:10 – 1:15

Lunch provided: 3rd floor Program Lounge
The Role of Regional Competitiveness in Business and Economic Development:
Michael Marshall, Delta Regional Authority

1:15 – 1:40

State Transportation Resources:
Transforming Transportation for Tomorrow - Linkages with Brownfield Redevelopments and Opportunities:
Bola Delano (IL) and Jay Lancaster (MO)

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1:45 – 2:15

USDA Brownfields Resources: USDA Rural Development Area Specialist(s):
Greg Batson (MO) and Rusty Wanstreet (IL)

PDF 584 KB

Reconvene In One Group

2:15 – 3:00

Success Stories:
Wayne Schweigert, St. Genevieve, Missouri; Rebecca Rossi, Normal, Illinois; and
Brian Tapp, Southeast Iowa

PDF 386 KB


Individual City / Region Consultations

*Speaker tentatively scheduled

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Citizens Briefs
TAB-EZ (grant writing tool)
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BIT (brownfields inventory management tool)
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