US EPA Brownfield Assessment Grant

The Port of Greater Cincinnati Development Authority (Port Authority) is accepting applications for funding under its United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) Brownfield Assessment Grant. Applications will continue being accepted through July, 2020 or until funds have been expended.

OVERVIEW

Quick reference guide for eligibility, application process, schedule, requirements, and contact information.

APPLICATION

Application for financial assistance

US EPA POLICIES

Program policies for the Brownfield Assessment Grant

PHASE I - SITE ACCESS

Site Access Agreement for Phase I Environmental Site Assessment and Other Non-Sampling Activities

PHASE II - SITE ACCESS

Site Access Agreement for Phase II Environmental Site Assessment and Other Sampling Activities

KICK OFF MEETING PRESENTATION

Slides presented at the Community Kick-Off Meeting held on April 3, 2018 at 4:00.

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.

APPLICATION SCHEDULE

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis through July, 2020 or until funds have been expended.

APPLICATION SUBMISSION

Completed applications, including cover letter, exhibits and attachments to should be returned to:

Julie Banner

Senior Development Associate

JBanner@cincinnatiport.org