EPA TO HOLD BROWNFIELDS CONFERENCE IN NEW ORLEANS
The annual Brownfields 2009 Conference, co-sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the International City/County Management Association (ICMA), will take place in New Orleans on November 16-18. The National Brownfields Conference is the largest, most comprehensive conference focused on cleaning up and redeveloping abandoned, underutilized, and potentially contaminated properties in the nation. Registration is free, and the program offers more than 150 educational and learning opportunities, plenary sessions, 200 exhibitors, networking events, special training sessions, film screenings, book signings, and more. The conference attracts more than 6,000 registrants and hundreds of exhibitors. Information presented will be appropriate for both newcomers to the world of economic and environmental redevelopment as well as seasoned professionals looking to make new connections. Visit www.brownfields2009.org for more information or contact Tonia Biggs, Brownfields Conference Coordinator at (214) 665-8851 or firstname.lastname@example.org.