The City of Durham recently kicked off a three-year (October 1, 2014 – September 30, 2017) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Brownfield Assessment Grant. The City was notified in mid 2015 of the award and has been preparing for the start of this grant over the last few months. Grant activities planned include; community outreach, environmental assessments and cleanup/redevelopment planning. Target properties are being identified and environmental assessment activities will be underway soon. Check back regularly for project updates.