|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:48:23 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-BIF] "Greenpoint [Brooklyn, New York] brownfield site gets a cleanup - and a new apartment building"|
Rescue Me: Greenpoint brownfield site gets a cleanup - and a new
By Lore Croghan Brooklyn Daily Eagle April 17, 2014Once upon a time, 1133 Manhattan Ave. was the Brooklyn Rapid Transit Rail Yard, one of Greenpoint's polluted properties.
Then it was deemed a brownfield site - and was included in a state Department of Environmental Conservation program that offers private developers tax credits for cleaning up places possibly contaminated by hazardous wastes or petroleum, or both.
A developer, the Domain Cos., got to work cleaning it up - a prelude to building a big apartment house.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.brooklyneagle.com/articles/rescue-me-greenpoint-brownfield- site-gets-cleanup-%E2%80%93-and-new-apartment-building-2014-04-17
-- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Brownfields mailing list Brownfields@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/brownfields-cpeo.org
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