Moving Pillsbury Forward - EPA Brownfields Cleanup Grant Proposal Public Hearing

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This is not a library sponsored event.

Purpose of Meeting

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 22, 2022. Starting November 2, 2022, 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. E, Springfield, IL 62703 during normal business hours. These draft documents will also be available for public review on Moving Pillsbury Forward’s website at

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 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 2, 2022, at Lincoln Library’s DeFrates Room, 326 S. 7th St.; Springfield, IL 62701.