Project Title & Description
Proposal Guidelines for Brownfields RLF Grants
The project provides funding to Southern Maine Planning & Development Commission (SMPDC) to capitalize a RLF from which to make loans and subgrants to cleanup Brownfields sites and conduct other necessary activities to prudently manage the RLF in southern Maine. The reipient will market and manage the fund, enroll sites in the state Voluntary Cleanup Program (VCP), conduct cleanup planning and community involvement activities, make loans & subgrants, and oversee and document site cleanups at Brownfields sites. Brownfields are real property, the expansion, development or reuse of which may be complicated by the presence or potential presence of a hazardous substance, pollutant, or contaminant.