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Brownfields Commission

The County of Passaic sponsors the Passaic County Brownfields Commission, focusing on the redevelopment of brownfield sites throughout the County and providing direct technical assistance to property owners, developers, and municipalities in the identification of the tools, techniques, and grants available for environmental remediation.  The Commission meets three times per year and provides information on current environmental remediation techniques and funding.

In addition, the County of Passaic has utilized a grant from the US Environmental Protection Agency of $400,000 to inventory and assess sites contaminated by hazardous substances, pollutants, or contaminants within Passaic County. The USEPA grant enabled the County of Passaic to inventory brownfield sites, perform environmental assessments and assist all sixteen Passaic County municipalities in the redevelopment of contaminated sites.

Specific sites were assessed and are listed below: 

Site Assessments

            55 Schoon Ave Map  June 2010
            Site Investigation Report September 2010

2019 Meeting Dates

January 23, 2019           
April 24, 2019
October 23, 2019 

January 23, 2019

New Initiatives: NJ Economic Development Plan and New Brownfield Tax Credit Program
Municipal Update on Brownfield Redevelopment
Meeting Agenda
Location: 930 Riverview Drive Suite 200 Totowa, NJ 07512
3:00-5:00 p.m.