Project Title & Description
Brownfields Job Training
This is a Brownfields Job Training cooperative agreement because it will assist the Absentee Shawnee Tribe in developing and establishing a local Brownfields Job Training Program. This is in accordance with the Brownfields Revitalization Act of 2002 and EPA Brownfields National Guidance. This Brownfields Job Training cooperative agreement will enable the Absentee Shawnee to meet the EPA Strategic Goal #4 by recruiting, training, placing students to be employed the environmental sector. This will be a community wide effort and will be inclusive of the local community. This cooperative agreement will also assist the Tribe in obtaining information and tools the local area needs to carry out their responsibilities in connections with assessment and cleanup of brownfields properties to move properties towards reuse/redevelopment. This is a cooperative agreement because EPA will be substantially involved with the recipient in making determination regarding overall management of the program.