U.S. Department of Transportation Announces New Round of TIGER Grants
U.S. Department of Transportation
announced a new round of Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) Grant funding for projects that improve access to safe, reliable, and affordable transportation for rural communities. The DOT held webinars on September 13 and 19 to assist with the application process and will hold additional webinars in the ipcoming weeks. The application deadline is Oct. 16, 2017. View more information about TIGER grants
2018 Funding Available - Crime Victims' Rights Week Projects
The National Association of VOCA Assistance Administrators (NAVAA) and the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) are offering funding to approximately 60 communities with public awareness initiatives that focus on crime victims' rights and needs. Find out how your community can get involved in this funding opportunity. Click
for more information.
GEFA 2018 Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Funds
On Oct. 2, the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority will open the Clean Water and Drinking State Revolving Funds solicitation period to provide financial assistance for publicly-owned water and wastewater projects. Click
to learn more about SRFs and the eligibility requirements.
Nonpoint Source Implementation Grant Applications Available
The Georgia Environmental Protection Division receives an annual grant under Section 319(h) of the Clean Water Act to help prevent, control and/or abate nonpoint source pollution in support of Georgia’s Nonpoint Source Management Program. GA EPD then conducts a competitive process to fund eligible projects that will lead to direct reductions in pollutant loads and measurable water quality improvements in impaired waters throughout the state. Public entities such as cities or county governments with Qualified Local Government status; regional and state agencies; authorities that
operate public services or delivery programs; regional commissions; county extensions; local school systems; and state colleges and universities may apply.
Application Deadline is Oct. 31, 2017
for more details.