Research

Minnesota Brownfields responds to research requests by diverse stakeholders on barriers to redevelopment. We identify gaps in research which could make brownfield reuse more affordable, sustainable and efficient.

Research topics include:

Policy

We monitor key policy initiatives at the federal and state level affecting the cost and difficulty of brownfield reuse. Working with our partners in economic development and land use and environmental policy, we advocate for changes to policies and programs to brownfield reuse more affordable, sustainable and efficient. Minnesota Brownfields is a member of the National Brownfields Coalition.

Key policy issues: