Tribal Planning, Resource Conservation & EPA Brownfield Funding

Explore what types of Tribal planning can enhance the success of conserving natural resources and redeveloping brownfields. Most competitive grants weigh planning engaging relevant stakeholders in efforts that fit larger visions, goals, and objectives.

Training Objectives:
  • To coordinate activities to provide housing for Indian tribes and their members and to promote self-sufficiency of Indian tribes and their members
  • To plan for and integrate infrastructure resources for Indian tribes with housing development for Indian tribes
  • To promote the development of private capital markets in Indian country and to allow such markets to operate and grow, thereby benefiting Indian communities
  • Instructor:

    Eugene Goldfarb

    , University of Illinois – Chicago/Great Lakes Environmental Planning, Inc.
  • Eugene Goldfarb was the Midwest Environmental Officer for 15 years and retired from a 30 year career with HUD in 2004. Eugene was a certified planner (AICP) from 1981-2012 and continues to be a licensed attorney. He teaches courses on environmental assessment and sustainability for the Universities of Illinois-Chicago and Johns Hopkins. Eugene has written articles on HUD environmental practice for HUD’s research journal, Cityscape, and a chapter on the “Sustainable City” for the University of Illinois’s open source textbook on sustainability. He is a member of the KSU TAB (Technical Assistance for Brownfields) team supported by USEPA and was one of the principal architects of the “Nuts & Bolts of Brownfield Development.” Eugene is currently working with The Cloudburst Group designed HUD’s planned online training.

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  • Offered: online
  • Start: August 29, 2019 -
  • End: August 29, 2019 -