This session will present and discuss how brownfeld redevelopment works, what funding sources are available, which activities are eligible, and present a major proposal to redevelop the historic Vicksburg Paper Mill that
illustrates brownfeld redevelopment in action. Presenters will show how a local brownfeld authority works with developers and community partners, discuss funding available from both the local and State level and demonstrate
how the many pieces of the puzzle have been put together in Vicksburg.
Parks & Recreation
Remediation / Brownfields
Health, Safety and Welfare
1. An overview of brownfield redevelopment in Michigan: what/who is eligible, State authorizing laws, TIF funding, KCBRA funding available and program, etc.
2. State level financing aspects of brownfield redevelopment: State funding available and who/what qualifies.
3. Case study on a transformational brownfield redevelopment project: building renovation, site improvements and programmed activities.
Rachel Grover, Mike Gurnee, Ken Peregon, Jackie Koney
Michigan Chapter-American Society of Landscape Architects