Brownfields Reclamation: From Blight To Building Site

By |2014-05-30T15:32:11+00:00May 30th, 2014|

The International Harvester Warehouse in Council Bluffs, Iowa had been abandoned for years by the time the city recognized its historic value and decided to preserve it. An environmental assessment subsidized by EPA Brownfields Assessment grants disclosed the presence of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) in the surrounding land. Funding provided by a brownfields redevelopment program [...]