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Assessment Success Stories

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Success Stories

BABYLON, NY

In a Small, Long Island Town, Three Contiguous Parcels are Prepared for Redevelopment (PDF) (1 pg, 477K)
EPA 560-F-10-223
July 2010

BREWER, ME

Former Mill Redeveloped to Create 500 Jobs (PDF) (2 pp, 92K)
EPA-560-F-08-313
November 2008

CANTON, IL

Former International Harvester site, Canton, IL In Canton, a Storied Industrial Property is Rising from its own Ashes (PDF) (1 pg, 99K)
EPA-560-F-238
March 2008

CLEVELAND, OH

Land Revitalization Fact Sheet Recreational Reuse: Cleveland Velodrome (PDF) (2 pp, 603K)
EPA-560-F-12-191
November 2012

CORDOVA, AL

Environmental Assessments Serve as Tools of Progression in Creating Sustainable Redevelopment (PDF) (1 pg, 99K)
EPA 560-F-12-010
March 2012

COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA

Former Warehouse Creates Downtown Art Space (PDF) (1 pg, 127K)
EPA 560-F-12-009
April 2012

DICKINSON COUNTY, MI

Habitat for Humanity Gives New Meaning to "ReStoring" Brownfields (PDF) (1 pg, 80K)
EPA-560-F-07-212
June 2007

DURANGO, CO

Durango Power House, Durango, CO Children's Museum Project Brings New Energy to an Historic Power Plant (PDF) (1 pg, 92K)
EPA-560-F-240
March 2008

ELIZABETH, NJ

Reinvigorating the Use of the Elizabeth River in Elizabeth, New Jesey (Features Groundwork Elizabeth, NJ)
(4 pp, 948K)
EPA-560-F-11-025
April 2011

ELY SHOSHONE, NV

Ely Shoshone Tribe Transforming Former Dump into Recreational Park and Economic Opportunity (PDF) (2 pp, 70K)
EPA-560-F-08-302
September 2008

FREEPORT, IL

Former Brownfield to Become Part of 23.8-Mile Country Trail Project (PDF) (1 pg, 474K)
EPA-560-F-10-219
June 2010

FULTONDALE, AL

Five-Mile Creek Greenways Project is Turning Idle Brownfields into Recreational Resources (PDF) (1 pg, 94K)
EPA-560-F-06-239
August 2006

GARLAND, TX

Brownfields Assessment Improves City’s Emergency Services (PDF) (1 pg, 177K)
EPA 560-F-12-007
March 2012

GRATIOT COUNTY, MI

Property Assessment Leads to Industrial Development (PDF) (1 pg, 187K)
EPA 560-F-12-004
March 2012

JACKSON, MI

Brownfields Assessment Leads to Jobs (PDF) (1 pg, 483K)
EPA 560-F-10-226
July 2010

JOHNSTOWN, PA

Assessment Grant Opens the Door for Redevelopment (PDF) (1 pg, 244K)
EPA 560-F-12-003
March 2012

LANCASTER COUNTY, PA

Removing Trash Reveals Nature's Treasures (PDF) (1 pg, 123K)
EPA-560-F-08-296
September 2008

LAWRENCE, MA

Community Engagement Drives Progress in the Spicket River Revitalization Project (Features Groundwork Lawrence, MA) (6 pp, 1.3M)
EPA-560-F-11-024
April 2011

LEWISTON, ME

Former Mill Complex Redeveloped for Light Industrial Use, with a 300,000 square-foot Convention Center Planned (PDF) (1 pg, 132K)
EPA-560-F-08-294
September 2008

MAIN SOUTH CDC (WORCESTER), MA

Partnerships and Critical Funding Turn Contaminated Land into Recreational and Residential Centerpieces (PDF) (2 pp, 362K)
EPA-560-F-09-022
February 2009

MOORHEAD, MN

A New Gateway to Moorhead (PDF) (1 pg, 92K)
EPA-560-F-08-293
September 2008

OREGON DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY, OR

A Former Gas Station Site to be Reused for Higher Purposes (PDF) (1 pg, 212K)
EPA 560-F-12-005
March 2012

OSHKOSH, WI

Former Manufacturing Gas Plant Developed into Public Performance Venue and Greenspace (PDF) (1 pg, 475K)
EPA-560-F-10-220
July 2010

PHILADELPHIA, PA

Creating a Niche Neighborhood Environment (PDF) (2 pp, 141K)
EPA 560-F-12-011
March 2012

PORTLAND, OR

Community Led Action to Create the Emerson Street Garden (Features Groundwork Portland, OR)(PDF) (4 pp, 985K)
EPA-560-F-11-026
April 2011

RICHMOND, VA

Rehabilitated Site Provides New Opportunity for Small Business Owner (PDF) (1 pg, 480K)
EPA 560-F-10-222
July 2010

SALT LAKE CITY, UT

Engaging Communities in Healthy Living Through Revitalization (PDF) (1 pg, 76K)
EPA 560-F-07-215
June 2007

SIOUX FALLS, SD

Former Industrial Corridor Transformed into a Recreational Centerpiece for the City of Sioux Falls (PDF) (1 pg, 477K)
EPA-560-F-10-225
July 2010

SPRINGFIELD, OH

From the Ground Up, Springfield Builds Momentum in Redeveloping its Brownfields (PDF) (3 pp, 188K)
EPA-560-F-09-020
February 2009

SWANTON, VT

Habitat for Humanity Sees a Former Gas Station in Swanton, Vermont as a Perfect Fit for Residential Reuse (PDF) (1 pg, 94K)
EPA-560-F-08-304
October 2008

WEST MONROE, LA

Former Brownfield Brings Opportunity for Physical Fitness (PDF) (1 pg, 479K)
EPA 560-F-10-217
July 2010

WHEELING, WV

Center Wheeling: Now Open for Business (PDF) (1 pg, 74K)
EPA-560-F-06-249
October 2006

WILMINGTON, DE

A Former Brownfield is Now Home to a Successful Brownfields Developer (PDF) (1 pg, 80K)
EPA-560-F-06-250
October 2006

YONKERS, NY

Uncovering a Long-Buried Prize in Downtown Yonkers: "Daylighting" the Saw Mill River (Features Groundwork Hudson Valley in Yonkers, NY) (4 pp, 969K)
EPA-560-F-11-028
April 2011

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