Washington State Brownfields Conference

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 and tribes in Washington and the Inland Northwest to share information on brownfields redevelopment successes and future opportunities. 

Registration is full, but you can still join the waitlist. We will release tickets as they become available,with priority given to local governments and nonprofit organizations. 

This event is being coordinated in partnership with the Northwest Environmental Business Council and is funded in part by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

Wednesday, May 29, 12 – 5 p.m.
Thursday, May 30, 2019 , 8 a.m. –
5 p.m.
Doubletree by Hilton Spokane City Center
322 North Spokane Falls Court, Spokane, WA

Lodging and parking

The block of rooms we reserved at the Doubletree is full. However, several other lodging options are within walking distance of the conference.

Parking rates are $8.00 daily and $18 overnight. Carpooling is always preferred.

What the 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

Download the agenda for more details on conference sessions.

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

Thank you to our sponsors