The FBA is a non-profit, volunteer, service organization dedicated to advancing the cleanup and redevelopment of Brownfields in Florida. Brownfields are sites for which their expansion, redevelopment, or reuse may be complicated by actual or perceived contamination. Working in cooperation with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the FBA is a group of environmental stakeholders and professionals who provide Brownfields information, assistance, and redevelopment strategies to communities and the public in the interest of cleaning up and redeveloping contaminated properties and revitalizing areas.
2ND ANNUAL SOUTHEAST BROWNFIELDS CONFERENCE
EVENT HOSTED & ORGANIZED BY FLORIDA BROWNFIELDS ASSOCIATION WITH REGIONAL PARTNERS
OCTOBER 16-19, 2016
OMNI DOWNTOWN HOTEL
2nd Annual Southeast Conference Registration Now Open
Sponsorships Now Available for the 2nd Southeast Regional Brownfields Conference
Sponsors and Exhibitors wishing to highlight their company at this event can now sign up! Check out the new opportunities available for making sure everyone knows your company is present by clicking here.
Call for Presentation Abstracts for 2nd Southeast Regional Brownfields Conference
Topics selected for the Conference proceedings will emphasize Brownfields-related Topics and Case Studies,
including but not limited to:
Brownfield Redevelopment Success Stories
Public Outreach and Changing the Perception of Brownfields
State, Tribal, and Local Programs and Partnerships (Community Engagement)
Obtaining and Managing Brownfields Grants
Sustainable Brownfields Redevelopment
Environmental Justice and Public Health
Local, State and Federal Regulatory and Policy Changes and the Effects on Brownfields
Due Diligence, Liability Protection, Long-term Stewardship, and Risk Management
Innovative Assessment and Remediation Technologies
Brownfield End Use Planning
The Deadline for the Call for Presentation Abstracts is July 1, 2016. Click here for more details.
Congratulations to Floridaâ€™s 2016 EPA Brownfields Grant Recipients
Florida applicants made an outstanding showing in this highly competitive process.