Brownfields and Land Revitalization in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, & Tennessee
As part of the EPA Administrator’s priority to cleanup communities, the EPA Region 4 Brownfields Program provides funds and technical assistance to States which includes Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee, communities and other public and nonprofit partners to identify, assess, safely cleanup, and plan for revitalization/reuse of Brownfields properties in the Southeastern US. The Brownfields Program works under the authority of Public Law 107-118 (H.R. 2869): "Small Business Liability Relief and Brownfields Revitalization Act", commonly known as the Brownfields Law.
- Materials for Brownfields Grants
EPA's Targeted Brownfields Assessment (TBA) program is a voluntary, non-grant program designed to help public entities and nonprofits minimize the uncertainties of contamination often associated with brownfield properties. EPA Region 4 accepts applications on an ongoing basis to conduct environmental assessments on brownfield properties at no cost to the applicant. Download application
- Stories from Around the Region
- Highlights & Publications
The Region 4 Brownfields program has created many benefits for local communities across Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee, accomplishments highlighted below (results as of March 2015).
- Properties assessed: 3,075
- Cleanups completed: 69
- 513 properties/17,590 Acres made ready for reuse
- Dollars leveraged: $4,327,226,630
- Jobs leveraged: 9,095
State Cleanup Programs