New Bedford looks for grants to aid cleanup

NEW BEDFORD – The city is hoping to remove an underground oil storage tank near the Cliftex Mills with help from federal grants, according to www.southcoasttoday.com. More

To continue reading this article, please do one of the following.



environment

New Bedford looks for grants to aid cleanup

Posted 1/13/14

NEW BEDFORD – The city is hoping to remove an underground oil storage tank near the Cliftex Mills with help from federal grants, according to www.southcoasttoday.com.

The city Department of Environmental Stewardship announced this month that it will be applying for two EPA Brownfields Cleanup Grants.

According to the website, one grant will be used to either remove or secure a 75,000-gallon underground fuel tank near the Cliftex Mills. The other will be used to clean up any petroleum-impacted soil. The impacted area consists of two lots, each less than a quarter of an acre, located behind the recently developed Cliftex Lofts.

Michele Paul of the city Department of Environmental Stewardship told the website that New Bedford took over ownership of the land where the fuel tank and contaminated soil is located after the mills went out of business. •

Calendar
PBN Hosted
Events

DEADLINE EXTENDED to Friday, October 3rd for applications for the 14th Annual Business Excellence Awards Program. And save the date for the Awards Dinner - November 12th at the Providence Marriott.
Advertisement
Purchase Data
Book of Lists
Lists
Book of Lists cover
PBN's annual Book of Lists has been an essential resource for the local business community for almost 30 years. The Book of Lists features a wealth of company rankings from a variety of fields and industries, including banking, health care, real estate, law, hospitality, education, not-for-profits, technology and many more.
Data icons
Data can be purchased as single lists, in either Excel or PDF format; the entire database of the published book, in Excel format; or a printed copy of the Book of Lists.
  • Purchase an e-File of a single list
  •  
  • Purchase an e-File of the entire Book of Lists database
  •  
  • Purchase a printed copy of the Book of Lists
  •  
    National
    Local
    Latest News
    Advertisement