Grants for Culvert Upgrades 2016
Grants for Culvert Upgrades Coming Up
The Department of Environmental Protection is inviting proposals for projects to implement public infrastructure at stream crossings, including culvert upgrades. Project poroposals must address inprovements, modifications, repairs or upgrades to existing culverts or stream crossings.
Eligible Applicants include:
Individuals, businesses, municipalities, unorganized and deorganized townships, counties, soil and water conservation districts, regional planning commissions, watershed districts, and incorporated nonprofit organizations with federal tazx exempt status. Gratns cannot be given on culvert replacements that ahve already ocurred
Dates to keep in mind:
FY1 - Third Round: January 2016, Dates not yet announced
FY2 - First Round:
- Applications available: March 28 2016
- Submission Due Date: May 9 2016
- Grants Awarded: June 22 2016
Criteria for Awards
Benefit to water quality; habitat improvement for fish and wildlife; improvements to public safety, resiliency measures for flood protection at the site and downstream.