LSPA Continuing Education Seminar
Environmental Symposium 2023

Brownfields and Environmental Justice, Guidance and Progress  

When: Tuesday, April 4, 2023  
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM EST, Track 1 
Location: Doubletree Hotel, 5400 Computer Drive, Westborough, MA
Cost: $100 for all attendees
Course Instructors:  

  • David Foss, MassDEP Statewide Brownfields Coordinator, Bureau of Waste Site Cleanup
  • Karen Place, Brownfields Project Manager, US EPA Brownfields and SMM Branch
  • Frank Gardner, Branch Manager, US EPA Brownfields and SMM Branch
  • Michele Paul, LSP, Director of Resilience and Environmental Stewardship, City of New Bedford

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Available Credits
2.0 DEP Regulatory Credits - Approved
2.0 CT LEP Credits - Pending
2.0 NY PE Credits - Pending
2.0 NY PG Credits - Pending

LSPA Environmental Symposium:
This course is being held during the LSPA Environmental Symposium 2023. Details on the day's events can be found here.

Course Description: 

This two-hour MassDEP Regulatory course is designed to provide LSPs and other interested parties with an in-depth review of the following aspects of Brownfields redevelopment:

  1. Federal and State funding sources;
  2. Grants and grant eligibility;
  3. Stakeholder communication and assembling project teams;
  4. Environmental Justice; and
  5. The effects of the 2023 amendments to the Massachusetts Contingency Plan (MCP; 310 CMR 40.0000). 

The course will be moderated by David Foss of MassDEP. Mr. Foss will introduce all course topics, participate as an instructor, and will lead the panel discussion at the end of the course.

Please click here to review the LSPA Course Cancellation Policy.  

Many thanks to the LSPA Event Sponsors!