The Birds & the Bees of Brownfields


Breakout Session: The Birds and Bees of Brownfields (BF 101)

Date and Time

Tuesday, September 15th 10:30 am – 12:00 pm


Patrick Kirby, Northern West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Center


What is a brownfield? How are they identified? How is a brownfield site cleaned up?   This interactive presentation will answer these questions and discuss strategies for planning site redevelopment. The session will provide an overview of West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Centers and the tools that are available to communities to help them establish and implement redevelopment plans. Basic funding options, including upcoming grant opportunities, will also be discussed.


The Birds and the Bees of Brownfields (BF 101) – Patrick Kirby