Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council – Brownfields Services

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By helping the Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council to secure more than $2.5 million in grant funding, Cardno is playing a key role in transforming hazardous brownfield sites throughout the region.

Since 2007, Cardno has assisted the Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council’s (TCRPC) to secure $2.5 million in grant funding. Our team has also provided brownfields support to the Council’s Brownfields Clean-up Revolving Loan Fund Program. 

The Cardno team developed TCRPC’s Brownfields Program’s QAMP and has provided brownfields support services through the program for the following counties and cities:  

  • West Palm Beach 
  • Martin County 
  • City of Fort Pierce 
  • Village of North Palm Beach 
  • Northwood Redevelopment Corporation, City of Pahokee 
  • City of Lake Worth.  

We have also provided brownfields community awareness and involvement support and other key activities, including:  

  • facilitating rural community workshops and other activities  
  • conducting over 40 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)-funded Brownfields Assessments, including Phase I and II Environmental Assessments 
  • undertaking an area-wide Environmental Database inventory for TCRPC through their Brownfields Program 
  • assessment activities under TCRPC’s ARRA (stimulus) RLF Supplemental Grant. 

Working closely with the Council, we’ve delivered a range of key planning, design and landscape architecture, and site assessment and remediation services to the TCRPC during this time, including:  

  • overall program management 
  • Phase I/II Environmental Site Assessments 
  • hazardous assessment 
  • environmental remediation 
  • Brownfields support services 
  • grant management support 
  • EPA quality assurance plan development 
  • community awareness 
  • grant closeout.