Environment: Citing Job Creation Potential, Bush Signs $1.25B Brownfields Legislation

Sanchez, Humberto
January 2002
Bond Buyer;1/14/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31303, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that U.S. President George W. Bush has signed legislation authorizing $1.25 billion over five years to help state, local and tribal governments clean moderately contaminated abandoned industrial sites. Potential of the cleanliness project to generate employment; Establishment of revolving loan funds by local governments under the legislation.


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