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Embracing the Future, Letting Go of the Past

Embracing the Future, Letting Go of the Past

Highlighting New Opportunities in Richwood The future was vividly on display last Thursday when the Developer's Tour swung through Richwood. The Milltown Community Economic Development Group, in conj...[Read More]
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BDC Application for Newell Porcelain Cleanup Available for Comment

The Business Development Corporation will be seeking funding from the US EPA Brownfields program to fund cleanup at the Newell Porcelain site. Community stakeholders are invited to share their comment...[Read More]
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BDC Application for Weirton Steel Cleanup Available for Comment

The Business Development Corporation will be seeking funding from the US EPA Brownfields program to fund cleanup at the Weirton Steel site. Community stakeholders are invited to share their comments p...[Read More]
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WV Brownfields Assistance Centers Honor Leaders in Brownfield Redevelopment

Leaders from across the state were recognized for their work in brownfield redevelopment earlier this month. The WV Brownfields Assistance Centers presented the 2017 WV Brownfield Awards to five proje...[Read More]
Brownfields Conference Promotes Revitalization and Redevelopment

Brownfields Conference Promotes Revitalization and Redevelopment

The West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Centers are teaching revitalization and redevelopment at their annual conference. The Centers brought together more than 300 people for the three day confer...[Read More]
Listen to NBAC Director Patrick Kirby Explain the BAD Buildings Program

Listen to NBAC Director Patrick Kirby Explain the BAD Buildings Program

Patrick Kirby, director of Northern West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Center, explains how WVU helps cities and counties in the state deal with BAD buildings – Blighted, Abandoned and Dilapidated s...[Read More]
Women in Brownfields Breakfast Announced

Women in Brownfields Breakfast Announced

The Women in Brownfields Breakfast provides an opportunity to bring women in all aspects of brownfield development – environmental, community development, and economic development, to name a few –...[Read More]
Making BAD Buildings Good Again: West Virginia communities display best efforts to tackle dilapidated building issues

Making BAD Buildings Good Again: West Virginia communities display best efforts to tackle dilapidated building issues

Though West Virginia is known for its peaceful and serene country scenery, nestled in several of its mountains are communities fighting blighted and dilapidated structures that significantly damage th...[Read More]
The Mon River: A Regional Recreational Asset

The Mon River: A Regional Recreational Asset

Years ago the Mon River Valley was dotted with bustling communities filled with the soot and fire of the coal and coke era. Today, the residents of the towns along the Monongahela River are looking at...[Read More]
Save the date:  West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Centers to host annual conference Sept. 12-14 in Morgantown

Save the date: West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Centers to host annual conference Sept. 12-14 in Morgantown

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The 2017 #WVBrownfields Conference, hosted by the West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Centers, will take place at the Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown, W.Va. on Sept. 12-14....[Read More]