Monthly Archives: February 2012

February 14, 2012 – ReVenture Park expands to include future “eco-district”

By | 2012-02-14T18:55:08+00:00 February 14th, 2012|News|

Forsite Development announced today that they now control an additional 578 acres of residential land that wraps the primary ReVenture site. Now totaling over 1,226 acres the project includes a proposed mix of residential, retail, office and industrial spaces. Forsite Development plans to create an “Eco-District” that will weave environmental responsibility into every aspect of

February 3, 2012 – EPA opening ReVenture Park tracts for business use

By | 2012-02-03T18:56:03+00:00 February 3rd, 2012|News|

The 667-acre site for ReVenture Park is no longer listed as a Superfund site, clearing the way for new businesses to move in at Forsite Development’s eco-industrial park along the Catawba River. But the biomass plant once planned at the heart of the project is unlikely to be one of them. Negotiations with Duke Energy

February 2, 2012 – ReVenture Park site taken off National Superfund list

By | 2012-02-02T18:57:03+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|News|

The site of the Charlotte eco-industrial development ReVenture Park has been taken off the federal Superfund hazardous waste list, its developers say. The site, bordering the Catawba River in western Mecklenburg County, had been listed on Superfund's National Priorities List since 1983. Groundwater was contaminated after decades of dye and chemical manufacturing, and the ongoing