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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]
Shinnston Council moves forward with BAD buildings program

Shinnston Council moves forward with BAD buildings program

SHINNSTON — The city of Shinnston plans to take down another building on Pike Street as part of their BAD buildings program. The BAD (Brownfields, Abandoned, Dilapidated) buildings is a program the...[Read More]
Community Members Meet in Lost Creek to Discuss Rail Trail Project

Community Members Meet in Lost Creek to Discuss Rail Trail Project

LOST CREEK — The first in a series of community meetings on the future of Harrison County’s rail trails took place at the Lost Creek Community Building Tuesday evening. The meeting, which was hoste...[Read More]
Harrison Rail Trail to host meetings around the county to discuss completing trail system

Harrison Rail Trail to host meetings around the county to discuss completing trail system

CLARKSBURG — Harrison Rail Trails, in cooperation with the Northern West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Center, is hosting a series of community meetings around Harrison County to discuss the future ...[Read More]