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322 North Spokane Falls Court

Spokane, WA 99201

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Join us for the Washington Brownfields Conference in Spokane this coming May. Cleaning up and redeveloping brownfields is key to local economic development efforts, turning perceived problems into community assets, such as affordable housing. The goal of this conference is to bring together public and private sector stakeholders in Washington and the Inland Northwest to share information on brownfields redevelopment successes and future opportunities.

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
*Check-in begins at 10:30 a.m.
Thursday, May 30, 2019, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
*Check-in begins at 7:00 a.m. with Breakfast
Doubletree by Hilton Spokane City Center
322 North Spokane Falls Court, Spokane, WA

What the day-and-a-half conference will include:

  • Sessions on current technical issues, funding sources, and affordable housing opportunities
  • Case studies
  • Field trips to tour successful brownfield redevelopment projects in Spokane
  • Lunch and light refreshments on Day 1
  • Breakfast, lunch, and light refreshments on Day 2

Who should attend?

  • Local and regional government officials
  • Housing agencies
  • Nonprofit economic and community development organizations
  • Environmental consultants
  • Anyone interested in learning about brownfields or financial resources for local redevelopment
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What are my Lodging/parking options for the event?

THE CONFERENCE BLOCK OF ROOMS IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE. There are several hotels within walking distance of the Event location.

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Doubletree for May 28, 2019 - May 30, 2019. The special room rate will be available until April 26th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

1) Call reservations at 1-800-757-6131 and ask for the Washington State Department of Ecology Workshop group rate
OR
2) Use this specific URL: http://group.doubletree.com/BrownfieldsConference

Parking: Carpooling is always preferred. Rates: daily $8.00 overnight $18.

Who do I contact with any questions?

  • General conference questions: Ali Furmall, Small & Rural Communities Brownfields Specialist, Toxics Cleanup Program, Department of Ecology, ali.furmall@ecy.wa.gov / Office: (509) 329-3436 / Cell: (509) 655-0538.
  • Registration and logistics: Tami Justice or Jill Carver, Toxics Cleanup Program, Department of Ecology, TCPWorkshops@ecy.wa.gov / Office: (360) 407-7170 / Tami Justice, Cell: (360) 259-3053.
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