BRATTLEBORO, VT – Long Falls Paperboard (LFP) and Brattleboro Development Credit Corporation (BDCC) announce the sale of the Brattleboro, VT paperboard plant, formerly owned and operated by Neenah Paper, Inc. (Neenah Paper). On December 31, 2018 LFP completed a complex financial transaction to acquire the business. This project has had support from numerous local, regional, and statewide partners … Read More


Brattleboro Development Credit Corporation (BDCC) is requesting bids for the Long Falls Paperboard Holding Basin Lagoon Remediation project, located at 161 Wellington Road, Brattleboro, Vermont. The property consists of a 39.52-acre parcel with an active paperboard manufacturing facility, at the north end of Wellington Road in Brattleboro, Vermont.  The current tenant is Long Falls Paperboard, which began operating the facility in late 2018, and continues to operate the plant today.

BDCC seeks to remediate and close the existing holding basin lagoon at the above referenced facility. Contaminated environmental media are present in the holding basin lagoon including wastewater sludge as well as the underlying clay soil liner. The project entails the excavation, loading, safe transport, and disposal of approximately 500 tons of contaminated sludge and clay soil liner from the holding basin lagoon, followed by re-grading of the Site.

Complete sets in .pdf version only of the bidding documents will be provided to interested bidders at no cost. In order to receive bidding documents, the bidder is to email a request to Alan Liptak, BDCC Project Manager, at

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held at the Site on Tuesday April 27, 2021 at 10:00 am.  The due date for contractor bids is Friday, May 14, 2021 at 3:00 pm via electronic delivery.  This work is funded by a grant from the United States Environmental Protection Agency Brownfields Program.

BDCC Invitation to Bid 04.15.2021

BDCC Community Relations Plan March 9, 2021

BDCC Community Relations Plan 15 March 21

Self Implementing On-Site Cleanup and Disposal of PCB Remediation Waste Notification March 2, 2021

Site-Specific Quality Assurance Project Plan Addendum 02.02.2021

For cleanup confirmation testing at Long Falls Paperboard in Brattleboro, Vermont

Long Falls Paperboard SSQAPP for Confirmation Testing 9 April 21

LFP Correction Action Plan Final 02.02.2021

LFP Corrective Action Plan Final 2 Feb 21

Long Falls Paperboard BDCC Evaluation of Corrective Action Alternatives November 18, 2020


LEE Long Falls Paperboard Cleanup Investigation Report 14 August 20, 2020

LEE LFP Cleanup Investigation Report 14 Aug 20

Long Falls Paperboard Site Specific Quality Assurance Project Plan Addendum March 20, 2020

LFP SSQAPP Add 18 March 20

Phase II Environmental Site Assessment Report: Long Falls Paperboard

19-015 Long Falls Phase II ESA Report


June 17, 2019. Brattleboro Development Credit Corporation (BDCC) has successfully secured a US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Brownfields grant. Funds will be used for a 39-acre site that has been in active use as a paper mill since the 1960s. The $500,000 grant will allow BDCC to conduct planned Phase II assessment and cleanup of hazardous substances at the former Neenah Paper plant in Brattleboro.

BDCC Receives EPA funding for Brownfields Cleanup at former Neenah Plant Site




Public Meeting Official Notice:

January 15, 2019, 5:30 p.m.Brattleboro Development Credit Corporation
76 Cotton Mill Hill
Brattleboro, Vermont 05301

More information can be found here.


Document Library

File Review Summary LFP No 6 Fuel Oil Release

LFP Draft Site Specific Quality Assurance Project Plan Addendum 02132020

BDCC EPA QEP Request for Qualification 09042019

08132019 Stone Env. 19015 Long Falls Update Letter

19-015 Long Falls SSQAPP071619_REVLFP Fuel Oil SSI Report

Response to Comments Long Falls SSQAPP

Stone Site Specific QA Project Plan Phase II 161 Wellington Rd

Final Draft BDCC EPA Cleanup Application 29 Jan 19

BDCC Brownfields Cleanup draft ABCA

LEE Neenah Phase I ESA report 12 Dec 18