The NYS Environmental Facilities Corporation (EFC) and the NYS Department of Health (DOH) are pleased to announce a webinar on Wednesday, February 24, 2016, at 10:00 AM to discuss $75 million in available grant funding this year to assist local governments in advancing their wastewater and drinking water infrastructure projects through Governor Cuomo’s NYS Water Grants Program.
The webinar will provide an overview of the grant criteria and the application process for this round of funding, as well as, an opportunity to ask questions about your potential projects. To register, please click here.
The New York State Water Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2015 provides $200 million in grant funding over three state fiscal years, including $75 million this year to fund municipal wastewater and drinking water infrastructure projects that improve water quality and protect public health. If additional funds are appropriated in the enacted 2016-17 state budget, additional grant funding will be available for this round.
Complete applications must be submitted to NYSWaterGrants@efc.ny.gov no later than the close of business on Friday, April 15, 2016.
For more information on the NYS Water Grants Program, visit www.efc.ny.gov/NYSWaterGrants.