Media Advisory: EPA to visit Cheyenne on April 26 to announce support for property cleanup and redevelopment projects across Wyoming

Solid & Hazardous Waste Division
Published: April 25, 2018

MEDIA ADVISORY

EPA to visit Cheyenne on April 26 to announce support for property cleanup and redevelopment projects across Wyoming

 

Contacts:

Rich Mylott, U.S. EPA, mylott.richard@epa.gov303-312-6654

Keith Guille, Wyoming DEQ, keith.guille@wyo.gov307-777-6105

 

(April 24, 2018) On Thursday April 26, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will announce major Brownfields grant awards to Wyoming partners to advance environmental cleanup and property redevelopment in communities across the state. The event will take place at the future home of the Children's Museum of Cheyenne, a brownfields site that has been assessed and will be cleaned up this summer. 

 

WHEN

Thursday, April 26

1 – 1:30 p.m.

 

WHERE 

1618 O'Neil Ave

Cheyenne, Wyoming 

(Children’s Museum of Cheyenne poster location near corner of 17th and O’Neil)

 

WHO 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Regional Administrator, Doug Benevento

Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality, Director Todd Parfitt

Wyoming Business Council, Board Co-Chairman, Pete Illoway 

City of Douglas, Community Development Department, Sherri Mullinnix

Children's Museum of Cheyenne, Board Chair, Caroline Veit  

 

 

Please join us for photo opportunities at the future site of the Children’s Museum of Cheyenne and short remarks detailing EPA’s support for projects to clean up and revitalize brownfields properties across the state.