US EPA BROWNFIELD ASSESSMENT GRANT
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) awarded the Port Authority a $300,000 Hazardous Substance and Petroleum Assessment Grant to assess properties whose redevelopment is hindered by existing or potential environmental contamination. The Port Authority has engaged one (1) environmental consulting firms to develop ASTM and/ or Voluntary Action Program (VAP) Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments and Remedial Action Plans.
Of the $300,000 allocation, $200,000 is available for Hazardous Substance projects and $100,000 is available for Petroleum projects.
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis through July, 2020 or until funds have been expended.
Completed applications, including cover letter, exhibits and attachments to should be returned to:
Executive Vice President