Project Title & Description
SAFE DRINKING WATER STATE REVOLVING FUND
The primary purpose/objective of this grant is to capitalize Nevada's Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DW-SRF) program for financing drinking water infrastructure improvements. The Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Division of Environmental Protection (NDEP) will lend these funds to drinking water systems in Nevada at below market interest rates to address their drinking water infrastructure needs and to vitalize Nevada's economy. The grant also provides set-aside funds to NDEP for a number of programs such as administration of the DW-SRF, Public Water System Supervision Program (PWSS), state drinking water capacity development, technical assistance to small systems and source water protection, and wellhead protection programs.
This assistance agreement provides full federal funding in the amount of $12,614,000.
Pre-award costs have been approved back to July 1, 2014.