Cleanup loans are available from the City of Rockford Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund. Any persons or organizations, public or private, who have access to the property and are not responsible for the contamination may apply for a loan, which come with flexible interest rates and repayment terms. Eligible activities include the cleanup of soil and groundwater, lead paint removal, and asbestos abatement. Loan requests are reviewed by the City's Community and Economic Development Department before being referral to City Council for final approval. Special eligibility rules apply for property owners and sites. To inquire about Revolving Loan Funds, please contact Rob Wilhelmi.