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USEPA awards $75,000 for Environmental Assessment at Wellsburg Brownfields Project

USEPA awards $75,000 for Environmental Assessment at Wellsburg Brownfields Project

June 25th, 2014

The Brooke Glass brownfields project in Wellsburg has received a $77,000 funding boost from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The funding, from USEPA's Targeted Brownfields Assessment Program...[Read More]

Preserving West Virginia: Northern Railroad Water Tower

Preserving West Virginia: Northern Railroad Water Tower

June 20th, 2014

Built around 1900, Northern Railroad water tower in Kingwood was once an important stop on the rail lines that helped build our state. "They hauled sand, they hauled glass, they hauled coal and a...[Read More]

Thomas, WV Awarded $200,000 U.S. EPA Brownfields Assessment Grant

Thomas, WV Awarded $200,000 U.S. EPA Brownfields Assessment Grant

June 18th, 2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has selected the City of Thomas in Tucker County, WV for a 2014 Brownfields Assessment Grant of $200,000. These are community-wide hazardous substances g...[Read More]

Wyoming Co. Community Among Those to Receive EPA Funding

Wyoming Co. Community Among Those to Receive EPA Funding

June 17th, 2014

PHILADELPHIA (NEWS RELEASE) - Several West Virginia communities will share in a nationwide total of $67 million in brownfields funding announced today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to su...[Read More]

West Virginia Recieves $1 Million in EPA Brownfields Grants

West Virginia Recieves $1 Million in EPA Brownfields Grants

June 16th, 2014

On May 28th, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced $1,000,000 in 2014 EPA Brownfields Assessment and Cleanup Grants for five West Virginia communities.  Assessment grants provide fu...[Read More]