March 21 –  Attendees of the March 21 Lunch-n-Learn enjoyed the Brownfield Incentives program presented by Janet Michaluk (DEQ) and Jared Belka, (Warner Norcross & Judd).

The speakers generously provided the following information for CARWM members to use:
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Available Resources:

DEQ Brownfield Unit Contact Map: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/deq/deq-rrd-Revised_staff_map_ada_615211_7.pdf

DEQ Brownfield Grant and Loan and Act 381 Brownfield Program Fact Sheets: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/deq/BrownfieldGrantLoanACT381CombinedFactSheet2-23-18_615202_7.pdf

DEQ Brownfield Redevelopment Assessments: http://www.michigan.gov/deq/0,4561,7-135-3311_29262-199235–,00.html

Act 381 Guidance Document: http://www.michiganbusiness.org/cm/files/brownfields/act-381-guidance.pdf

MEDC Community Assistance Team (CAT)eam Contact Map: https://www.miplace.org/globalassets/media-documents/cateam-map.pdf

MEDC Business Development Manger (BDM) Contact Map: https://www.michiganbusiness.org/cm/Files/Fact-Sheets/BDM_RegionsMap.pdf

MEDC Act 381 Brownfield Program Fact Sheet: http://www.michiganbusiness.org/cm/Files/Fact-Sheets/BrownfieldProgramProcess.pdf

MEDC Community Revitalization Program (CRP) Grant and Loan Program Fact Sheet: https://www.michiganbusiness.org/cm/files/fact-sheets/communityrevitalizationprogram.pdf

MEDC Business Development Program (BDP) Fact Sheet: https://www.michiganbusiness.org/cm/files/fact-sheets/michiganbusinessdevelopmentprogram.pdf

MEDC Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Fact Sheets: https://www.michiganbusiness.org/cm/files/fact-sheets/cdbg.pdf and http://www.michiganbusiness.org/cm/files/fact-sheets/cdbg-biz-dev-initiatives.pdf

Industrial Facilities Tax Exemption (PA 198) Fact Sheet: https://www.michiganbusiness.org/cm/Files/Fact-Sheets/IndustrialProptaxAbatePA198.pdf

Obsolete Property Rehabilitation Act (OPRA) Fact Sheet: https://www.miplace.org/globalassets/media-documents/placemaking/community-development-guide/obsolete-property-rehabilitation-act-pa-146.pdf

Commercial Rehabilitation Act Fact Sheet: https://www.michiganbusiness.org/cm/Files/Fact-Sheets/CommercialRehabilitatiionAct.pdf

Neighborhood Enterprise Zone (NEZ): http://www.michiganbusiness.org/cm/files/fact-sheets/neighborhoodenterprisezone.pdf

Historic Tax Credits: https://www.nps.gov/tps/tax-incentives.htm