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Brownfields 101:
Sustainable Economic Revitalization:
Brownfields Redevelopment Resources for Your Community

Thursday April 11, 2013
10:00 am to 3:30 p.m

Uptown Station (Ron Hill Room, 3rd Floor), 11 Uptown Circle
Normal, IL 61761

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:
Jeff Koch, brownfields@ilstu.edu, 309-438-3515 or
Blase Leven, baleven@ksu.edu, 785-532-0780

(Please check back for updates to the information links & schedule below)

Parking Information

9:30 –  9:45


9:45 – 10:00

Welcome & Intro

10:00 – 10:30

Brownfields Revitalization, Resources, & TAB:
Blase Leven, Kansas State University

10:30 – 11:00

Federal EPA Brownfields Opportunities:
Deb Orr, US EPA Region 5 Brownfields Coordinator

11:00 – 11:10


11:10 – 11:40

State EPA Brownfields Resources:
Mike Charles, Illinois EPA Office of Brownfields Assistance

11:40 – 12:30

Luncheon Provided By: TAB Program
Putting It All Together: Mixing, Matching, and Leveraging Resources for Project Success:
Dave Koch, Terracon, Inc.

12:30 –  1:00

Transforming Transportation for Tomorrow - Linkages with Brownfield Redevelopments and Opportunities:
Bola Delano, IDOT

1:00 –  1:30

USDA Brownfields Resources:
Brian Bend, USDA Rural Development Area Specialist

1:30 –  1:40


1:40 –  2:10

Regional Business and Economic Development Assistance: John Whalen, IL DCEO

2:10 –  2:40

Success Stories

2:40 –  3:00

Individual City Consultations

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

This workshop made possible with funding provided by:

And thanks to our partners!

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