Downtown Buildings Brownfield Cleanup Project
Public Meeting and Availability for Public Comment on the Analysis of
Brownfields Cleanup Alternatives (ABCA)
The Bluefield WV Economic Development Authority (BEDA) received a grant from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Brownfields Program to conduct asbestos abatement activities at buildings within and around the “400 Block” of Federal Street in downtown Bluefield, West Virginia. Brownfields are real property where the expansion, redevelopment, or reuse of which may be complicated by the presence or potential presence of a hazardous substance, pollutant, or contaminant.
The cleanup work will be performed in accordance with one of the alternatives outlined in the Analysis of Brownfields Cleanup Alternatives (ABCA). The purpose of the ABCA is to evaluate various cleanup/management alternatives for the contaminants of concern identified on the site. The ABCA is available for public review and comment beginning Monday, April 11, 2022, and ending Tuesday, May 10, 2022.