The 13th Oregon Brownfields Conference and Awards Luncheon brings together property owners, developers, community leaders, regulators, financiers and service providers for an informative and educational conference for those working to make contaminated properties economically viable for reuse.

The Oregon Brownfields Conference curriculum will cover: Regulatory and Legal Framework, Environmental Site Assessments and Cleanup Financial Resources, Planning, Economic and Market Forces, The Redevelopment Process and a Case Study.

2020 Planning Committee

NameCompany
David AshtonPort of Portland
Patricia AtkinsOregon DEQ
Jenn BilderseeCity of Portland
Ignacio DayritCenter for Creative Land Recycling
Amanda D’SouzaCity of Eugene
Courtney FultineerOregon Health Authority
Brian HarperMetro
Karen HomolacBusiness Oregon
Jennifer KuiperHart Crowser, Inc.
Gregg MindtNorthwest Environmental Business Council
Margaret OlsonUS EPA Region 10
Seth OttoMaul Foster Alongi
Carrie RackeyStantec
Kay WestSKEO
Lon YandellGeoDesign, Inc.

Partners

Northwest Environmental Business Council presents the Oregon Brownfields Conference & Awards Luncheon

Northwest Environmental Business Council

Northwest Environmental Business Council (NEBC) represents Northwest businesses working to protect, restore and sustain the natural and built environment. NEBC members companies and organizations cover a wide range of disciplines, providing solutions in the areas of environmental protection & cleanup, energy & efficiency, waste & recycling, water & wastewater, and sustainable development. For more information about NEBC membership or events, visit nebc.org.

Business Oregon

Business Oregon

Business Oregon works to create, retain, expand and attract businesses that provide sustainable, living-wage jobs for Oregonians through public-private partnerships, leveraged funding and support of economic opportunities for Oregon companies and entrepreneurs. For more information on department programs and activities visit oregon4biz.com.

Center for Creative Land Recycling

Center for Creative Land Recycling

The Center for Creative Land Recycling (CCLR or “see clear”) in a nonprofit organization dedicated to remediating and redeveloping brownfield properties in order to ensure a healthy future for our communities and our environment. Through training and technical assistance, we help communities across the country find the tools and collaborative partnerships they need to turn blighted properties into opportunities. To find out more about CCLR and the resources we can offer, visit our website at cclr.org.

State of Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is the state agency responsible for protecting Oregon’s air and water, identifying, investigating, and cleaning up contaminated sites, and managing waste materials in a safe and sustainable manner. To address sites with known or potential contamination, DEQ can offer technical assistance, liability management, remedial oversight, and limited grant resources to help public and private stakeholders who are interested in site investigation and cleanup. For more information on DEQ programs and activities, please contact the department, or visit oregon.gov/DEQ.

Contacts

Conference Coordinator

Northwest Environmental Business Council
620 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 708
Portland, OR 97204
503-227-6361
800-985-6322
FAX: 503-227-1007

Registration & Inquiries

Aysia Wright
Operations & Events Manager
503-227-6361 x4
aysia@nebc.org

Sponsors & Exhibitors

Jeff Jordan
Sales Manager
503-914-6117
jeff@nebc.org

Strategic Partnerships

Gregg Mindt
Executive Director
503-914-5563
gregg@nebc.org