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Brownfields Funding History in Rhode Island

Summary of EPA Brownfields Funding in Rhode Island (1994 – 2014)
Program 2009 Recovery Act Funding Regular Funding Total Funding
Assessment Grants $1,000,000 $4,103,000 $5,103,000
Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) Grants   $6,390,000 $6,390,000
Cleanup Grants $200,000 $8,211,685 $8,411,685
Job Training Grants   $750,000 $750,000
EPA Targeted Brownfield Assessments (TBA)   $579,217 $579,217
State & Tribal Brownfields Funding   $13,242,423 $13,242,423
Showcase Communities   $300,000 $300,000
Program Totals: $1,200,000 $33,576,325 $34,776,325
Funding totals current as of May 2014.

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Assessment Grant Program
Recipient 2009 Recovery Act Funding Regular Funding Total Funding
Municipalities
Cranston   $200,000 $200,000
I-195 Redevelopment District Commission   $200,000 $200,000
Providence   $450,000 $450,000
Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management   $2,000,000 $2,000,000
Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation   $600,000 $600,000
Warwick   $150,000 $150,000
Westerly   $200,000 $200,000
Woonsocket   $303,000 $303,000
Coalitions
Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management $1,000,000   $1,000,000
Assessment Grant Program Totals: $1,000,000 $4,103,000 $5,103,000
Funding totals current as of May 2014.

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Revolving Loan Fund Program
Recipient 2009 Recovery Act Funding Regular Funding Total Funding
Pawtucket   $700,000 $700,000
Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation / Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management   $1,700,000 $1,700,000
Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation / City of Providence / City of Pawtucket   $3,990,000 $3,990,000
Revolving Loan Fund Program Totals: $0 $6,390,000 $6,390,000
Funding totals current as of May 2014.

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Cleanup Grant Program
Recipient Site 2009 Recovery Act Funding Regular Funding Total Funding
Municipalities
Burrillville Stillwater Mill Complex, 246 Harrisville Main Street   $200,000 $200,000
East Providence Riverside Square Project, 336-348 Bullocks Point Avenue & 12 Fenner Avenue   $200,000 $200,000
Glocester Chepachet River Park Site, Putnam Pike & Oil Mill Lane   $200,000 $200,000
Middletown Town Center in the Valley, High Street & O’Neill Blvd.   $200,000 $200,000
Pawtucket Former Industrial Laundry Facility, 345 Pine Street   $200,000 $200,000
Front Street – Parcel 5, 164 Front Street   $200,000 $200,000
Front Street – Parcel 9, 182 Front Street   $200,000 $200,000
Front Street – Parcel 13, 210 Front Street   $200,000 $200,000
State Pier Site, Tim Healy Way   $200,000 $200,000
Providence Lincoln Lace & Braid Mill, 55 Ponagansett Avenue   $200,000 $200,000
Louttit Laundry Site, 93 Cranston Street   $200,000 $200,000
American Tourister - Parcel B   $200,000 $200,000
American Tourister - Parcel A   $200,000 $200,000
Richmond Knowles Mill Site, 5 Railroad Street   $200,000 $200,000
Woonsocket ACS Industries, 71 Villa Nova Street   $200,000 $200,000
FDS Industries, 138 Hamlet Avenue   $200,000 $200,000
Florence Dye Works, 168 Florence Drive   $200,000 $200,000
Former Lafayette Worsted Company Office Buildings, 150 Hamlet Avenue $200,000   $200,000
Non-Profit Organizations
Bristol - Mosaico Business & Community Development Corporation Bristol Industrial Park, 500 Wood Street   $200,000 $200,000
East Providence – Meeting Street National Center of Excellence 960, 962, 996 and 1000 Eddy Street and 43 Haswell Street, Providence   $200,000 $200,000
Pawtucket - Blackstone Valley Community Action Program Laurel Hill Playground, 370 Lonsdale Avenue   $200,000 $200,000
Pawtucket Citizens Development Corporation 30 Branch Street   $200,000 $200,000
41 Branch Street   $200,000 $200,000
Providence - 60 King Street, Inc. Imperial Knife Building   $200,000 $200,000
Providence – Johnson and Wales University Parcel 7, 250 Shipyard Street, Providence   $200,000 $200,000
Parcel 9, Harborside Boulevard   $200,000 $200,000
Parcel 10, Harborside Boulevard   $200,000 $200,000
Providence - Olneyville Housing Corporation Paragon Mills Complex - Lot 573   $200,000 $200,000
Paragon Mills Complex - Lot 443   $110,567 $110,567
Paragon Mills Complex - Lot 432   $101,118 $101,118
Providence - Paul Cuffee School Living Room Nightclub - Parcel A, 27 Rathbone Street   $200,000 $200,000
Living Room Nightclub - Parcel B, 15 Rathbone Street   $200,000 $200,000
Providence – Providence Community Health Centers Federated Lithographers Building, 369 Prairie Avenue   $200,000 $200,000
Beaman & Smith Factory Complex – Building #1, 20 Gordon Avenue   $200,000 $200,000
Beaman & Smith Factory Complex – Building #2 & Parking Lot, 20 Gordon Avenue   $200,000 $200,000
Providence – Rhode Island Family Life Center 485 Plainfield Street   $200,000 $200,000
Providence – Trust for Public Land 67 Melissa Street, Providence   $200,000 $200,000
Providence - WaterFire Providence Uniroyal US Rubber Plant Site - Parcel A, 475 Valley Street   $200,000 $200,000
Uniroyal US Rubber Plant Site - Parcel B, 485 Valley Street   $200,000 $200,000
Uniroyal US Rubber Plant Site - Parcel C, 495 Valley Street   $200,000 $200,000
Providence - West Broadway Neighborhood Association L&L Gas and Service Station, 1326 Westminster Street   $200,000 $200,000
Providence – Woonasquatucket Valley Community Build Providence Steel & Iron – Lot 2, 27 Sims Avenue   $200,000 $200,000
Providence Steel & Iron – Lot 3, 27 Sims Avenue   $200,000 $200,000
Cleanup Grant Program Totals: $200,000 $8,211,685 $8,411,685
Funding totals current as of May 2014.

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Job Training Grant Program
Recipient 2009 Recovery Act Funding Regular Funding Total Funding
Groundwork Providence   $750,000 $750,000
Job Training Grant Program Totals:   $750,000 $750,000
Funding totals current as of May 2014.

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EPA Targeted Brownfield Assessments
Recipient Site 2009 Recovery Act Funding Regular Funding Total Funding
Burrillville Metech Mill   $100,000 $100,000
24 North Main Street   $65,000 $65,000
Central Falls Spintex Mill, 1461 High Street   $28,183 $28,183
Providence 485 Plainfield Street   $100,000 $100,000
Narragansett Landing, Allens Avenue   $41,614 $41,614
Rau Fasteners (West Elmwood Housing Development), 102 Westfield Street   $110,782 $110,782
Save the Bay, 100 Bayview Drive   $133,638 $133,638
EPA Targeted Brownfields Assessments Totals:   $579,217 $579,217
Funding totals current as of May 2014.

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State & Tribal Brownfields Funding
Recipient Year Funding
Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management Pre-Law $1,115,906
2003 $861,029
2004 $878,425
2005 $912,500
2006 $1,185,519
2007 $1,197,474
2008 $1,195,519
2009 $1,136,200
2010 $1,122,000
2011 $981,925
2012 $906,500
2013 $874,708
2014 $874,718
State Program Total: $13,242,423
Funding totals current as of May 2014.
State Assessments
Recipient Site
Bristol Buttonwood Industrial Complex
Burrillville Boliden Metech-Plant 1, 120 Mapleville Main Street
Stillwater Mill Complex, Clock Tower Building Parcel
Charlestown Kenyon Piece Landfill, Sand Plain Road
Coventry Harris Park, 596 Main Street
Coventry Meadows, 760 Tiogue Avenue
Mill Worker's House, 606 Washington Street
Sandy Acres - 90 & 100 Sandy Bottom Road
Cranston Park View Recreational Facility
Cranston Fire Station No. 3, 1384 Cranston Street
Cranston Police Station, 275 Atwood Avenue & 15 Mayberry Street
George Peters Elementary School, 15 Mayberry Street
Pawtuxet River Park, Lots 908-976, 980-988, 991-1020, 1022, 1024-1028, 1748, 1799, 1816, 1837, 1858, 1868, 1870-1871, 1913-1914, 1926, 1947, 1958, 2008, 2554 & 2706
East Providence Bold Point Park/Tockwotton Home, Lots 1 & 3, Pier Road
Riverside Square, 336-348 Bullocks Point & 12 Fenner Avenues
Foster 169 Danielson Pike
Glocester Chepachet River Park, Putnam Pike
Johnston Former Future Finishing - Lots 1, 63 & 223, 178 George Waterman Road
Middletown Town Center in the Valley, Haymaker Road
Pawtucket Branch Street Properties, 30, 34, 41, 43 & 61 Branch Street
C-Town, 300 Barton Street
Dr. Golf Site, 100 Tim Healey Way
Festival Pier, School Street
Standard Management Coroporation, 354 Pine Street
Old Colony Bank, 335 Main Street
Privet Street Project
Town Landing, Taft Street
Providence Former Union Smelting & Refining Works, 356 Public Street
Former Gorham Property
L&L Gas and Service, 1326 Westminster Street
Olneyville Family Resource Center
Westfield Lofts
Paragon Mills, 148 & 160 Delaine Street and 31 & 39 Manton Avenue
Former Ponagansett Landfill, 67 Melissa Street
Former Capital Records Management, 475-485 Valley Street
Paul Cuffee School, 15 & 27 Rathbone Street
Springfield Street Schools, 50-152 Springfield Street
Richmond Clarks Mill, Shannock Village Road
Knowles Mills, 5 Railroad Street
Scituate Wooded Parcel at Tasca Field, Hartford Avenue
Smithfield Providence Barrel, 7 Oak Street
Warren 509 Child Street
Jamiel’s Park & Landfill, Market Street
Liberty Street School, 10 Liberty Street
Warwick Pontiac Enterprises
T.H. Baylis
Westerly Stand Up for Animals, 39 Westerly-Bradford Road
West Warwick Crompton Mills Raceway, 100 Pulaski Street
West Warwick Senior Center, 145, 155, 165, 167 Washington Street & 145 Archambault Avenue
Woonsocket Consolidated Auto Screen Facility, Lot 27-78, 0 Villa Nova Street
Consolidated Auto Screen Facility, Lot 27-81, 104 Villa Nova Street
Former ACS Industries/Lafayette Worsted, 148 Hamlet Avenue
Former Florence Dye Works, 168 Florence Drive
Former Woonsocket Middle School, 357 Park Place
Woonsocket Spinning Mill, 115 & 117 Ricard Street
State Cleanups
Recipient Site
Coventry Sandy Acres - 90 & 100 Sandy Bottom Road
Coventry Meadows, 760 Tiogue Avenue
Woonsocket Consolidated Auto Screen Facility, Lot 27-81, 104 Villa Nova Street
Former ACS Industries/Lafayette Worsted, 148 Hamlet Avenue
Former ACS Industries/Lafayette Worsted, 71 Villa Nova Street
Former Florence Dye Works, 168 Florence Drive

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Showcase Communities
Recipient Funding
Providence / State of Rhode Island $300,000
Showcase Communities Total: $300,000
Funding totals current as of May 2014.

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