2008 CPEO Brownfields List Archive

From: Lenny Siegel <lennysiegel@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2008 08:41:19 -0800 (PST)
Reply: cpeo-brownfields
Subject: [CPEO-BIF] Gilbert Paper Co. site, Menasha, Wisconsin
Menasha to seek grant for Gilbert site

Idea of whitewater park gets attention at council meeting

By Michael King
Appleton Post-Crescent (WI)
February 19, 2008

MENASHA - City efforts to secure a brownfield grant of at least $500,000 
to aid demolition of the former Gilbert Paper Co. site got a boost 
Monday night.

On a 7-1 vote, the Common Council authorized pursuit of a matching 
$25,000 planning grant, a move encouraged by state Department of 
Commerce officials after the city's $875,000 brownfield grant 
application was not chosen for funding last year.

Brownfields are abandoned, idle or underused industrial or commercial 
properties where redevelopment is hindered by real or perceived 


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