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Sustainable CT: Supporting Redevelopment of Brownfield Sites

Municipal Training Vernon Town Hall

Friday, February 7, 2020

Sustainable CT: Supporting Redevelopment of Brownfield Sites

Vernon Town Hall - Town Council Chambers
14 Park Place
Vernon, CT 06066

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.


Brownfields are sites that are unused or underutilized because of contamination or the reasonable perception of contamination. This workshop will discuss the process of remediating and redeveloping brownfield sites, beginning with how to create a brownfields inventory, eligible for points under Sustainable CT action 1.1.1.

Attendees will also visit Old Talcott Mill in Vernon, a market-rate family housing development, the rehabilitated and redeveloped Talcott Brothers Woolen Mill, earning Vernon points under Sustainable CT action 1.1.8.


  • Provide an overview of Sustainable CT and its action on supporting redevelopment of brownfields
  • Describe how to create a brownfields inventory
  • Share case studies on successful brownfield redevelopment

CCM PRESENTERS back to top

Alyssa Norwood, Program Manager, Certification & Innovation
Sustainable CT

Nefeli Bompoti, Project Manager
Connecticut Brownfields Initiative  

Alfred Pedemonti, Owner
Talcottville Mill

Various Represetatives from Sustainable CT Certified Communities who have successfully completed Sustainable CT Action 1.1: Support Redevelopment of Brownfield Sites


  • First Selectmen, Mayors, Town/City Managers
  • Town Planners
  • Boards/Commissions/Committees
  • Public Works/Facilities Managers
  • Public Safety Officials

COST back to top

FREE to individuals who are elected, appointed, or employed by muncipalities that are CCM Members.

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WAYS TO REGISTER back to top

CLICK HERE to visit the CCM Membership Portal to sign in and register yourself for this workshop.

Please contact CCM Training at or call (203) 498-3037.

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This workshop is good for 3 credit hours of Community Development that can be used towards completing you certification. For more information such as details on requirements and how to get started, please visit


Fine Print back to top

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