Project Title & Description
US-Mexico Border Grant - Implementation of 2012 Plan
This cooperative agreement is to provide assistance to the Border Environmental Cooperation Commission (BECC) - to administer and implement priority projects consistent with the overall goals and objectives of the Border 2012. The management of grant funds will include overseeing of the grant and the administration of sub-grantee funds for the development of Border 2012 projects. The BECC will coordinate with EPA the development of a process for the solicitation of project proposals, selection of eligible projects, and implementation of selected projects for EPA Region 6. This process will be consistent with Border 2012 goals and objectives and the priority areas and emerging issues as determined by the regional work groups. As part of the process, the BECC will coordinate with EPA the implementation of the request for proposal (RFP) and the subsequent selection of eligible and ranked projects. Projects will then be implemented in accordance with a strategy developed by BECC.