Washington County Council of Governments

What are Brownfields?

Examples

 

Abandoned, idled, or under used industrial and commercial facilities/sites where expansion or redevelopment is complicated by real or perceived environmental contamination.

 

Factories

Boat Yards

Gas Stations

Service Garages

Rail Yards

Dry Cleaners

 

Brownfields are defined as:

WCCOG Brownfields Fact Sheet