If you are a local government seeking fund to enhance your growth as an entity, you can apply for this funding opportunity by South Florida Water Management District. If interested you can check out the Details and the other Eligibility Criteria for more information regarding this funding opportunity.

Sponsoring Agency: South Florida 

Type of Fund: Fund

Deadline: March 1, 2022

Details:

Cooperative Funding Program

The objective of the Cooperative Funding Program is to assist local governments, public and private water providers, and other entities with the construction and/or implementation of alternative water supply (AWS) and water conservation (WC) projects that support or complement the District’s mission.

Eligibility Criteria

Eligible projects for consideration should be construction-ready AWS projects or ready-to-implement water conservation technology projects or programs that provide the most immediate benefits.

Any local government applying for funding must have an irrigation ordinance that comports with the District’s Year-Round Irrigation Rule. The application process opens December 1, 2021, and closes March 1, 2022, at 4 p.m. Projects may be eligible for up to 50 percent cost-share by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection with estimated construction/implementation start dates beginning on or after October 1, 2022.

If you find yourself eligible for this funding opportunity, you must apply for it.

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