State Revolving Fund Call for Projects Period is Opening in September
The 2020 Clean Water State Revolving Fund (SRF) and Drinking Water SRF call for projects opened on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at 9:00 a.m. The SRFs provide low-interest financing for publicly-owned water and wastewater projects. Pre-applications for eligible projects will be evaluated for inclusion on the 2020 Clean Water SRF or Drinking Water SRF Intended Use Plan.
Pre-applications will be accepted until
January 31, 2020
, at gefa.georgia.gov/call-for-projects. Please call 404-584-1000 or email
for more information.
Georgia Smart 2019-2020 Webinar Series
Georgia Smart is hosting a series of free webinars starting this month. The first webinar "
Designing The Infrastructures of Digital Civics
" takes place on Friday, September 20 from 12 - 1pm. Click
to register for the webinar(s) of your choice.
If you are unable to view the live webinars, the sessions will be recorded and available to all registrants.
*Registration is required to access the recordings.
Rural Prosperity Summit
Rural Prosperity Summit takes place on October 1-2 at UGA's Tifton Conference Center. This annual event brings together business leaders and elected officials to discuss how to create vibrant, robust rural communities throughout the state.
A tentative agenda can be found
. To register for the summit, click
Transportation Grant and Loan Opportunities
The State Road and Tollway Authority will be accepting applications for transportation grants and loans made available through the Georgia Transportation Infrastructure Bank (GTIB) through October 15th. Local, regional and state government entities as well as CIDs are eligible and encouraged to apply. Additional details about GTIB funding can be found by clicking
Federal Highway Administration DC-5 Value Capture Webinar Innovation Series
Registration is available for the following EDC-5 Value Capture strategies and Case Studies Webinars on September 19th, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. EDT. The session features experts sharing their experiences in Value Capture Public-Private-partnership in Joint Development and alternative uses of highway Right-of-Way such as renewable energy and fiber optic technology. These emerging technologies are essential to economic development, job creation, improve safety, and save money. Register to learn how Value Capture Strategies can help your state and local authorities generate reliable and sustainable revenue streams to fund future transportation improvements. Select the webinar(s) below to register.
non-DOT users including State DOTs must request access to the FHWA External Portal for webinars by clicking
. Step-by step instructions on how to request an account can be found
Once complete, you can log in to register.
Thursday, September 19 (1pm- 3pm)
Thursday, October 24 (1pm - 3pm)