Brownfields Site Assessment Cleanup & Redevelopment

What is a Brownfield?

Real property, the expansion, redevelopment, or reuse of which may be complicated by the presence or potential presence of a hazardous substance, pollutant, or contaminant.

New Bedford has developed an ambitious program aimed at assessing, cleaning up and redeveloping Brownfields. The Environmental Stewardship manages several environmental assessment and cleanup projects of City-owned Sites. Click on the links below for information on each site.

Sites Currently Being Assessed and/or Cleaned Up


Sites Successfully Closed out for Redevelopment