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EPA to Announce $900,000 in Funding to Address Contaminated Properties in Tampa, Fla.

Contact Information: 
Dawn Harris-Young (
(404) 562-8421 (Direct), (404) 562-8400 (Main)

ATLANTA (June 10, 2019) — U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 4 Administrator Mary S. Walker, state and local officials to announce $900,000 in Brownfields grants to address contaminated properties in Tampa, Florida. 

Who:                EPA

Florida Department of Environmental Protection

University Area Community Development Corporation Inc.  

City of Brooksville, Fla.

Pinellas County, Fla.

What:               Open press grant announcement

When:              Wednesday, June 12, 2019, from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.

Where:             University Area Community Development Corporation (CDC)

Outside Deck (inside if inclement weather)

14013 N. 22nd Street

Tampa, Florida 33613


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