Eligibility Criteria

A site may be eligible to receive BA based on the following criteria:

Eligible applicants: local governments, their associated agencies, and quasi-governmental entities under the control of local governments.

Eligible properties: must meet the definitions of a “brownfield site” as defined by EPA and must be eligible to participate in the VRP. Properties impacted by hazardous substances, pollutants, or contaminants; impacted by controlled substances (e.g., methamphetamine); and petroleum or petroleum products (excluding sites regulated by the Leaking Aboveground and Underground Storage Tank Program) may be eligible. Please see the BA Application package for additional information.