Brownfields Act

Frequently Asked Questions


Brownfield Information/MassDEP

Rodney Elliott, MassDEP Director of Brownfields
(617) 292-5523

MassDEP Regional Brownfields Contacts

Northeast Regional Office - Joanne Fagan (978) 694-3390
Central Regional Office - Michael LeBlanc  (508) 767-2830
Southeast Regional Office - John Handrahan (508) 946-2883
Western Regional Office - Eva Tor (413) 755-2295

Access to Capital Program

Thomas Barry, Massachusetts Business Development Corporation (MBDC)
(781) 928-1106
MBDC Access to Capital Program

MA Brownfields Redevelopment Fund


MA Brownfields Tax Credit

Dan Seferian, MA DOR
(617) 626-3293
DOR Brownfields Credit Application Form    

MA Brownfields Covenant Not to Sue Program

Betsy Harper, Deputy Division Chief - Environmental Protection Division
Office of the Attorney General
(617) 727-2200 x 2426
Attorney General's Brownfields Covenant Program

Department of Housing And Community Development Funding (DHCD)

Elaine Wijnja, DHCD
Department of Housing and Community Development

MA Economic Development Incentive Program (EDIP)

Eileen Rogan, Massachusetts Office of Business Development (MOBD)
(617) 973-8538
MOBD Economic Development Incentive Program

MA Executive Office of Housing & Economic Development MassWorks Program

Victoria Maquire
(617) 788-3649
MassWorks Infrastructure Program

MassDevelopment Brownfields Advisory Group

This group was established through the 1998 Brownfields Act to oversee the Brownfields Redevelopment Fund. Meetings are quarterly and open to the public.
MassDevelopment Brownsfield Redevelopment Fund

US Environmental Protection Agency Brownfields Program

John Podgurski, Acting Brownfields Section Chief
EPA New England Office of Site Remediation and Restoration
(617) 918-1296 
US EPA Brownfields Program

EPA Brownfields in New England

US EPA Waste Site Cleanup & Reuse in New England Brownfields

US Department of Housing and Urban Development Funding

Cedric Kam, HUD
(617) 994-8352
HUD.Gov Grants

Economic Development Administration

David Ives
(202) 482-0529
U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA)