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    Joint Networking Event with BCONE, LSRPA & EDANJ

    Los Amigos, 1926 Atlantic Avenue, Atlantic City, Nov 17, 2015
    Joint Networking Event with BCONE (Brownfield…
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    2015 - Contaminated Site Management : Sustainable Remediation & Management of Soil

    Crowne Plaza, San Diego, Nov 16, 2015
    Themes: Tools for Defining Impacts and Liabilities…
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    2015 International Conference on Sustainable Development

    Columbia University, New York City, Sep 23, 2015
    This year’s conference theme is Implementing…
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    Changing Land Use and Changing Energy

    The College of New Jersey (Library Auditorium), New Jersey, Sep 9, 2015
    PlanSmart NJ’s panel will discuss how…
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    Sustainable Communities Start Here--Brownfields 2015

    Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, Sep 2, 2015
    Brownfields 2015 is the premier conference…
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    Webinar: Brownfields Redevelopment Community Showcase: Financing Tools for Transformation

    Feb 19, 2015
    Join CDFA for the first installment...
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    Real Estate Finance

    JW Marriott Santa Monica Le Merigot , 1740 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, Jan 26, 2015
    The opening course in commercial real estate…
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    Training Course: Technology-Led Economic Development

    The Ritz-Carlton Phoenix 2401 East Camelback Road, Phoenix, Dec 4, 2014
    This technical course focuses on the competitive…
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    IEDC Training Course: Real Estate Development and Reuse

    Crowne Plaza Lansing West, 925 South Creyts Road, Lansing, Nov 6, 2014
    This course articulates the 8 stage process…

Latest News

  • Crude Awakening: How Washington Is Bungling Common-Sense Energy Policy

    The decision to export crude oil should be decided by those who produce and sell the oil, not by Washington bureaucrats. The overall wealth and economic benefits created by opening up markets far outweigh any possible negative effects on domestic users. Cont.

  • Federal contracting opportunity for hazardous waste treatment and disposal at DLA Acquisition Locations, response due Dec 4, 2015

    A sources sought is a market research tool being used to determine availability and adequacy of potential business sources prior to determining the method of acquisition. The intent of this sources sought synopsis is to identify qualified 8(a), woman-owned and service disabled veteran-owned small businesses for a Firm-Fixed Price, Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Contract for RCRA Hazardous, State-Regulated, PCBs, CGCs and Non-Hazardous Waste Transportation and Disposal at DLA Disposition Services Camp Pendleton.  The scope of work requires the transportation and disposal of RCRA wastes, non-RCRA wastes, Compressed Gas Cylinders, and Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs).


  • Is there a real risk from nanoparticles of plastic in the environment?

    It will focus on providing information to improve environmental risk assessment for nanoplastics, based on real-world exposure scenarios, replicated in the laboratory. Cont.

  • Protecting Public Health and Growing the Economy

    Proposed by President George H.W. Bush in 1989, the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 substantially strengthened the Clean Air Act, or CAA—first passed in 1970—in order to address the toughest air pollution challenges of the day. In the years since ... Cont.

  • The Paris Climate Change Conference is India's Moment to …

    First, Modi needs to ensure that the Americans and Chinese are on the same page on key issues related to emission controls and respective pledges a few weeks before the summit; for this he will have to use his proximity to both President Obama and the ... Cont.

  • The Pipeline: Commercial real estate roundup for Nov. 27, 2015

    Kroger purchased a 1.7-acre site at 401 Temple Ave., Colonial Heights from the city of Colonial Heights for $2.6 million. Janice Logue handled the negotiations on behalf of the buyer. Cont.

  • Top Mining Companies Risk $10 Billion in Earnings from Carbon Price

    The world's largest mining companies face a collective $10 billion risk if global carbon pricing tightens following the COP21 Paris climate talks, which begin next week, according to report from CDP. Cont.

  • Volkswagen giving $1000 to auto owners in emissions cheating scandal

    It has so far failed to explain how 11 million VW, Audi, Skoda and Seat diesel models worldwide were apparently fitted with the software, which activated emission controls during testing. Volkswagen was found to be cheating diesel emissions in their cars. Cont.

  • Will China's New Air Law Solve its Pollution Crisis?

    Choking pollution in U.S. cities like Los Angeles set the stage for the 1963 Clean Air Act. In 1970, the bill was further strengthened and the Environmental Protection Agency was created. Cont.

Transit Oriented Development

  • Plano hires transit-oriented development manager from Carrollton

    Braster has helped bring multi-family housing projects elsewhere along the DART line through Carrollton, the kind of transit-oriented development that Plano officials have long pushed for but some residents have been hesitant to support. Braster will ... Cont.

  • Bridgeport set to take on Remington Arms site

    The century-old buildings on the site are adjacent to the property planned for the city's second train station, and are considered vital to Bridgeport's transit-oriented development plans. The settlement in U.S. bankruptcy court last week was awaiting ... Cont.

  • Improving public transportation could bolster Northeast Ohio's economy ...

    “Viable opportunities for transit-oriented development such as along the Downtown–University Circle–Ohio City corridor should be leveraged in concert with strategies to preserve affordable housing as these areas potentially gentrify. Cont.

  • Meridian-Kessler highrise: Six-story apartment building proposed

    The planned Red Rapid Transit Line along College Avenue makes the project a "transit-oriented" development. PREVIOUS | IndyGo plans express line along College Ave. Cont.

  • Stamford master plan changes set for hearing Tuesday

    STAMFORD - The Planning Board will hold a public hearing Tuesday on proposed changes to the master plan - the result of a transit-oriented development study recently completed on Springdale and Glenbrook. Twenty-seven properties will be affected ... Cont.

  • A Party of One

    And he'd like to revisit the city's 10-year-old comprehensive plan, including the possibility of a transit oriented development (TOD) down by the river. When the issue of a TOD was first raised several years ago it was met with staunch disapproval from ... Cont.

  • New office building rises in Owings Mills

    "We want to partner more with those who have the same vision of transit-oriented development improving our overall environment, creating urban centers such as this where people can live, work and play," he said. Cont.

  • Stamford: Springdale and Glenbrook zone changes proposed

    The first step in that process, recommended in a recent transit-oriented development study conducted on the two neighborhoods, is a Planning Board hearing on changes to the city's master plan map. Cont.

  • From true regional transportation to green infrastructure loans, New Orleans ...

    From true regional transportation to green infrastructure loans, New Orleans unveils resilience plan. ninth_ward.JPG. In this aerial photo from Sept. Cont.


    A high-visibility, 66-acre property with industrial zoning, a rail spur and convenient highway access. Local infrastructure supports high-capacity reuse, including municipal water and sewer service. All buildings on the property were demolished by 2009. The community is supportive of a variety of reuses, including general manufacturing.

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    Nearly 400 acres in the heart of Flint, MI, with access to Interstate 475 (a connector route for I-75 and I-69). Property features electric, natural gas, water, sewer and rail access, and is eligible for a variety of targeted investment incentives. History of manufacturing on the property dates to 1903; community is eager to welcome new development.

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    Located on the banks of the St. Lawrence Seaway, this vacant 217-acre property offers immediate access to an international border crossing, two rail sidings and abundant low-cost hydropower. It is easily accessible to major population centers of the Northeast United States and the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec. Suitable for commercial or industrial redevelopment.

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    A 95-acre former landfill, the property is serviced by water, sewer, electric and natural gas, with a rail line adjacent to the northern boundary. The property is east of an active manufacturing facility owned by Northern Ohio Limited Partnership (and formerly by General Motors). Outstanding state and local economic development resources are available to stimulate investment.

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  • Downtown Camden Waterfront Redevelopment

    Prior to 1984, Camden's Downtown Waterfront in the City of Camden, New Jersey, consisted of primarily heavy industrial production facilities owned by Campbell Soup Company, RCA, and a major rail yard and ferry system operated by the Pennsylvania Reading Railroad Company...

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  • Milltown Park, Sandpoint, ID

    The community not only lost jobs with the closing of the mills, but also residents were being squeezed into affordable and workforce housing as second-home buyers and empty nesters were moving into the area. This 26.02 acre site, once the beating heart of the community, was contaminating its neighbors’ waters and seemed to be a lesion on this otherwise scenic northern Idaho oasis...

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  • Berry Lane Park

    One of the most ambitious open space projects to be undertaken in Jersey City, New Jersey’s history, Berry Lane Park has transformed approximately 17 acres of former brownfields into a recreational area that is surrounded by residential properties. Berry Lane Park is unique in that it incorporates design features...

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  • Hawks Prairie Park and Ride

    More than 50 years’ worth of Thurston County’s garbage is buried on the 140-acre site in Hawks Prairie, now known as the Thurston County Waste and Recovery Center (WARC). The Hawks Prairie Park and Ride was built on an 8.1-acre portion of the oldest, most variably compacted, section of the WARC...

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You join the Association to make a positive impact on the world around you. Through ARI you support responsible and sustainable initiatives that aim to maximize value — economic, social and environmental. Specifically, your membership allows the Association to:

  • Empower its members to market their inventory to like-minded individuals and organizations.
  • Engage with many different stakeholders early on to build relationships, trust and commitments.
  • Enhance the ability for private and public sectors to work closer together for mutual benefits.
  • Enable its members to generate value (and thus, return) for all stakeholders; commensurate with the risk of their contribution.

But membership brings more tangible benefits, too. The following chart outlines the benefits you can expect as a member of ARI:



The Association promotes the redevelopment of blighted and underutilized properties through collaborative and accountable marketdriven solutions.

We accomplish our mission through a number of strategies that are designed to uncover potential opportunities, build relationships and facilitate peer-to-peer networking among the many diverse stakeholders.

To this end, we’re constantly upgrading and enhancing our capabilities; we’re always looking for market-driven solutions and we value our member participation.

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When Orville and Wilbur Wright began constructing the first of their two airplane manufacturing hangars in 1910, the …

After decades of decline, public and private sectors have made substantial progress in redeveloping Milwaukee's Menomonee Valley

Henry Ford Health System (HFHS) was founded in 1915 by automotive pioneer Henry Ford.

Nominations for the 2015 Brownfield Renewal Awards are now being accepted. The Renewal Awards selection process is supremely democratic, as any individual is eligible to submit an application.

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