Recent fact sheets
The latest Brownfields fact sheets
Contaminated sites can harm the environment, contribute to blight and hinder economic development. A Brownfield site is defined by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as "real property, the expansion, redevelopment or reuse of which may be complicated by the presence or potential presence of a hazardous substance, pollutant or contaminant."
The King County Brownfields Program provides assistance to qualified private individuals and businesses, nonprofit organizations, and municipalities within King County to assess and clean up contaminated sites, or Brownfields.
Types of assistance
- Technical assistance for site assessment and cleanup
- Grants for assessment and cleanup
- Low-interest loans for cleanup
Who is eligible?
- Private individuals and businesses
- Nonprofit organizations
Do you know of a site that might need assessment? Request assistance via e-mail.