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EPA Administrator Browner to Join Dallas Mayor Ron Kirk at Arena Site to Highlight Community Revitalization Efforts

Release Date: 12/3/1999
Contact Information: For more information contact the Office of External Affairs at (214) 665-2200.

FOR PLANNING PURPOSES ONLY                       CONTACT: KIM RUBEY 202/260-4388                                 

    On Monday, Dec. 6, 1999, EPA Administrator Carol M. Browner will join Dallas Mayor Ron Kirk at a press conference to discuss Dallas's efforts to redevelop brownfields and to highlight the Brownfields '99 Conference being held in Dallas Dec. 6-8.  

    Brownfields are abandoned property that have real or perceived contamination from previous industrial use.  The Clinton-Gore Administration has worked with communities like Dallas to clean and redevelop Brownfields and return them to productive use in communities across the nation.


DATE:         Monday, Dec. 6, 1999
   
TIME:         1:45 p.m.

LOCATION:     American Airlines Center construction site
               (enter on River Street off of Field Street)

Rain Site: EPA Regional Office
            1445 Ross Avenue
            7th Floor Conference Room
            Dallas, Texas

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NOTE TO CORRESPONDENTS:  A Press Officer will be available throughout the Brownfields Conference to arrange interviews with participants.