EPA Redevelopment Grants

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The Environmental Protection Agency says Oskaloosa, in southeast Iowa will get $400,000 to assess sites for the presence of hazardous waste or petroleum contamination.

The money is provided through EPA’s Brownfields Assessment, Revolving Loan Fund and Cleanup grants program.The grants are targeted toward under-served and economically disadvantaged neighborhoods to assist in the cleanup of abandoned industrial and commercial properties.