Brownfield Redevelopment

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The Denver Brownfields Program (DBP) is committed to working in partnership with stakeholders to facilitate and support the brownfield redevelopment process in the City and County of Denver. 

The DBP collaborates with developers, investors, stakeholders, and the members of the affected community for the successful redevelopment of brownfield sites. To this end, DBP leverages resources and provides brownfield expertise, a variety of informational resources, financing options, and educational tools. The redevelopment of brownfield sites fosters sustainable environmental cleanup, removal of blight, reinvestment in our established communities, and neighborhood revitalization with a focus on providing community benefits, healthy environments, and job creation.

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What are Brownfields?

Brownfields are real property where the expansion, redevelopment or reuse of which may be complicated by the presence or perceived presence of a hazardous substance, pollutant or contaminant. Examples of brownfield sites include former industrial sites, gas stations, dry cleaners, junkyards and landfills.