Bear Paw, Fort Belknap awarded for brownfields programs
Funds used to assess and clean up contaminated properties
Last updated 5/18/2022 at 11:21am
Staff and wire report
The local economic development agency and Fort Belknap Indian Community have received more than $2.5 million to add to their programs used to assess and clean up contaminated property.
Fort Belknap Indian Community was awarded $500,000 in a cleanup grant, and Bear Paw Development Corp. was awarded $2.15 million from the Environmental Protection Agency Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund Coalition, part of nearly $10 million going to four Montana organizations.
“With this funding, four impactful organizations will advance the progress they’ve already made cleaning...