Project Title & Description
Brownfields Assessment Cooperative Agreement
This project provides funding for Nye County to work with the Rural Desert Southwest Brownfields Coalition to inventory, characterize, assess, and conduct cleanup planning and community involvement related activities for Brownfields sites in the 6 county areas of Nye, Lincoln, Esmeralda, Inyo, White Pine, and Mineral. The project will focus on redevelopment opportunities in support of renewable energy related and other socio-economic redevelopment at former brownfields, including testing and manufacturing, innovative agriculture, and increase in tourism through revitalized retail and commercial industries.
This assistance agreement provides federal funding in the amount of $600,000.