Purpose:    To facilitate the implementation of Brownfield Plans relating to the identification and treatment of environmentally distressed (functionally obsolete and/or blighted) areas so as to promote revitalization within the municipal limits of Albion.
Establishment:    The Brownfield Redevelopment Authority (BRA) was established by resolution of the Council dated December 4, 2000.  The statutory authority for its formation is the provisions of Act 381 of the Public Acts of the State of Michigan 1996, as amended.  Using the provisions allowed under the Act, the EDC Board has been designated as the governing board of the BRA by the Council.  Both are further regulated by bylaws, approved by the Council, which do not require residency in the City for appointment.
Membership: Term & Meeting:    Same as the EDC Board.
Residency:    At the discretion of appointing authority.  Goal is to maintain a majority of residents on the Board.
Compensation:    None.