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Rolling Mid-Month Dates 2019
 
DEADLINE(S): Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA) Blight Clearance Program (BCP) Proposal and Application
This funding (up to $500,000 over a period of time) helps communities with blighted properties to focus on long-term community development and revitalization through improving quality of place, generating jobs, and spurring economic revitalization. Eligible projects include the removal of deteriorated or abandoned downtown buildings or vacant/unusable industrial sites. The proposal is a draft of the application that allows OCRA to review the basic information of the project and determine if it is likely to meet a national objective and is an eligible activity before approving the submission of a full application. Instructions and proposal/application materials are available at https://www.in.gov/ocra/2718.htm.
 
Rolling Dates 2019
DEADLINE(S): Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) Industrial Recovery Tax Credit Application
The Industrial Recovery Tax Credit, also known as DINO for the older, “dinosaur” buildings it benefits, pro-vides an incentive for companies to invest in former industrial facilities requiring significant rehabilitation or remodeling expenses. The credit is established by Ind. Code 6-3.1-11.
To apply for the DINO tax credit, please use the Application linked on the web site which must be submitted before an investment is made: https://www.iedc.in.gov/incentives/industrial-recovery-tax-credit
 
August 6 & 7, 2019
The Annual Brownfields Workshops co-hosted by the U.S. EPA-funded Technical Assistance to Brownfields (TAB) Program from Kansas State University, Ball State University, and the Indiana Brownfields Program will be held in Downtown Indianapolis at the Indiana State Library from 8:15 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  August 6 will focus on successful urban community projects, and August 7 will focus on successful rural community projects in Indiana.  Feel free to attend one or both days. Agendas and Registration information will be forthcoming at https://www.ksutab.org/education/workshops/details?id=365 and/or at https://www.bsu.edu/academics/centersandinstitutes/indiana-communities-institute.
 
August 22, 2019
 
 

September 13 Webinar: Redevelopment Process: The Intersection of Real Estate and Brownfields

EPA's Office of Brownfields & Land Revitalization Real Estate (RE) Development Academy for Communities

1-3pm ET

FREE

Increase your understanding of the real estate redevelopment process through the eyes of a developer.

 

September 20, 2019
Notice of Funding Opportunity
FY 2019 Brownfields Training, Research, and Technical Assistance Grant
This notice announces the availability of one $1,400,000 Brownfields Training, Research, and Technical Assistance Grant and solicits proposals from eligible entities to conduct research and provide technical assistance to new, existing, and/or prospective EPA Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training (EWDJT) grantees. In addition to providing on-going technical assistance throughout the project period, the successful applicant will be responsible for developing an annual meeting to facilitate peer-to-peer networking and provide training to the EWDJT grantees. The award is anticipated to be funded incrementally on an annual basis over seven years, at approximately $200,000 per year. For more information on technical assistance to EWDJT grantees: https://www.epa.gov/brownfields/brownfields-technical-assistance-training-and-research
Proposals must be submitted through www.grants.gov by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on September 20, 2019.
 
 

Great Lakes Environmental Remediation and Redevelopment Conference
Join us for lakeside learning… well, almost.  Around the corner and up the way is another educational opportunity that should not be missed!  On October 16-18, 2019, the Great Lakes Environmental Remediation and Redevelopment Conference in Lansing, Michigan, is a first-of-its-kind conference that will provide a unique forum to focus on remediation and redevelopment in the Great Lakes Region. Stakeholders from Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5, and the 35 federally recognized Tribes will share perspectives and lessons learned during this comprehensive conference.
 
The Great Lakes Environmental Remediation and Redevelopment Conference is designed to promote the sharing of knowledge surrounding key issues that confront environmental professionals every day. Five main tracks will engage attendees in topics such as remediation, emerging contaminants, program implementation and performance, redevelopment, and region-wide interest topics. The conference will feature over 50 presentations in five concurrent tracks. Participants will learn about project management methods, successful remedial solutions, and other best practices.   
 
Save the date and plan to participate!  Detailed information can be found at https:// www.michigan.gov/egle/0,4561,7-135-3308_3333-490862--,00.html

 

October 18 Webinar: Peering into the Crystal Ball: How the Market Decides Future Use!

EPA's Office of Brownfields & Land Revitalization Real Estate (RE) Development Academy for Communities

1-3pm ET

FREE

Increase your understanding of the real estate redevelopment process through the eyes of a developer.

 

October 24, 2019
October 16-18, 2019, in Lansing, Michigan
The Great Lakes Environmental Remediation and Redevelopment Conference will offer a unique opportunity for brownfield stakeholders within the U.S. EPA Region V states to learn and engage with each other.  Details are available at https://www.michigan.gov/deq/0,4561,7-135-3308_3333-490870--,00.html
 
 
EPA's Office of Brownfields & Land Revitalization Real Estate (RE) Development Academy for Communities
1-3pm ET
FREE
Increase your understanding of the real estate redevelopment process through the eyes of a developer.
 
 
December 11-13, 2019 
The 2019 National Brownfields Training Conference
Los Angeles, CA
Pre-conference programming will be held on December 10. Get additional information and register at Brownfields2019.org
 
Mention of non-IFA conferences, events and workshops does not constitute an IFA endorsement of their contents, only an acknowledgment that they exist and may be relevant to our brownfields redevelopment stakeholders.
 
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