- Brownfield projects win tax breaks. // Crain's Detroit Business;12/24/2007, Vol. 23 Issue 52, p1
The article reports that several brownfield redevelopment projects in Detroit, Michigan will receive tax incentives from the state and more projects will be added with the development of the state brownfield legislation. The redevelopment measures mentioned in the legislative bills includes that...
- What's the hold up? Preston, Meredith // American City & County;Mar2008, Vol. 123 Issue 3, p28
The article focuses on the brownfield cleanup funding decision delays facing local governments in the U.S. during the 2008 election year. Despite some action in the House, the bill that helps fund the cleanup and revitalization of brownfields still has not been reauthorized, and city and county...
- Developers wary of brownfields policy. SOULE, ALEXANDER // Fairfield County Business Journal;4/18/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 16, p1
The article reports on the concerns raised by Connecticut developers regarding the state's rules on mildly contaminated brownfields. It mentions that Connecticut is completing a longstanding brownfields remediation programs to solve redevelopment problems. According to project coordinator Mark...
- Brownfield Redevelopment Complications Being Debated. Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal;06/04/2001, Vol. 19 Issue 23, pB4
Reports on the introduction of a bill in the Michigan seeking to amend the Brownfield Redevelopment Financing Act. Provisions of the legislative bill; Opponents and proponents of the legislative proposal. INSET: Lawmakers Expand Browningfield Credit.
- Brownfield laws will improve, say lawmakers. Serwach, Joseph // Crain's Detroit Business;06/07/99, Vol. 15 Issue 23, p5
Focuses on the promise of several lawmakers to push for reforms to ease the development of brownfields by businesses in Michigan. Quality of existing brownfield laws in the state; Reforms outlined by the lawmakers; Reaction to the proposed reforms.
- Toxic brew to scenic view. Stopa, Marsha // Crain's Detroit Business;03/03/97, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p8
Reports that Jim Feudner, the community-development director for Riverview, Detroit, is hoping that legislation will help finance better access to the Detroit River. Reason the downriver community is cut off from its dominate natural feature; Reason developers shy away from brownfields; Claims...
- Brownfields: down to the wire. Mancini, Rosamaria // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);6/13/2003, Vol. 50 Issue 25, p5A
Reports that legislation that would clear the way for the redevelopment of contaminated properties or brownfields has made it through both houses of the state Legislature in Long Island, New York. Objectives of the bills; Sponsors; New York's system for cleaning up brownfields; Funding.
- Brownfields cleanup initiatives urged to spur economic development. // Chemical Market Reporter;1/20/97, Vol. 251 Issue 3, p14
Reports that US Senator Frank Lautenberg is planning to introduce comprehensive `brownfields' legislation to convert more abandoned, lightly polluted former industrial sites to productive use. Promotion of cleanup sites with less contamination that would qualify for the Federal Superfund...
- CONGRESS. Franz, Neil // Chemical Week;5/2/2001, Vol. 163 Issue 18, p12
Reports on the approval given by the United States Senate to a legislative bill that would provide funds for the redevelopment of brownfields sites. Implications of the support given by the chemical industry to the bill; Details on the funding given by the government to the cleanup project.