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Pillsbury: EPA Brownfields Cleanup Grant Proposal – Public Meeting Nov 6, 6pm -Lincoln Library

Public Notice
EPA Brownfields Cleanup Grant Proposal
Public Meeting at 6pm, Monday, November 6, 2023
Lincoln Library (Multipurpose Room)
326 S. 7th St.; Springfield, IL

Moving Pillsbury Forward, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, is applying for a Brownfield Cleanup Grant from the United States Environmental Protection Agency for activities associated with the remediation of the former Pillsbury Mills Plant site, located at 1525 E. Phillips Avenue, Springfield, Illinois.

As part of the application process, Moving Pillsbury Forward is required to obtain public input to their proposal, which is due to EPA on November 13, 2023. Starting November 1, 2023, a draft of the grant application and the draft Analysis of Brownfield Cleanup and Alternatives (ABCA) for the site will be available for public review at DelGiorno Law Office, LLC; 2160 S. 6th St., Ste. D-1, Springfield, IL 62703 during normal business hours. These draft documents are available for public review – click here…

Moving Pillsbury Forward will also discuss the draft proposal and draft ABCA, as well as accept and consider public comments at a Public Meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, November 6, 2023, at Lincoln Library (Multipurpose Room), 326 S. 7th St.; Springfield, IL 62701. If you need accessibility or language accommodations for the Public Meeting, please contact Chris Richmond, Moving Pillsbury Forward’s Board President, at 217-899-2749 or by email to .

Moving Pillsbury Forward will consider, respond to, and/or incorporate all substantial written comments on the DRAFT Application and ABCA documents that are received by noon on Friday, November 10, 2023. Written comments should be directed by email to Chris Richmond at or by US Mail to Moving Pillsbury Forward, PO Box 404, Springfield, IL 62705.