SWMI Technical Resources

The SWMI Technical Resources webpage contains data generated during the SWMI process, including an on-line interactive GIS map. The webpage also contains Access databases, Excel files, GIS files and statewide SWMI maps for downloading, as well as links to relevant U.S. Geological Survey reports.

Community Septic Management Programs

A guide to financial assistance and incentives for communities and system owners. These programs can help provide low cost loans for septic management plans.

Drinking Water Supply Protection Grant Program

This grant provides funds to assist public water systems and municipal water departments in protecting and conserving the quality and quantity of public drinking water supply sources in the Commonwealth. It is a reimbursement program. FY15 Grant Round Now Open!

Grant Funding for Clean Energy Projects at Drinking Water and Wastewater Facilities in Massachusetts links to Word file

Grant opportunity to provide "gap" funding for shovel-ready clean-energy projects at drinking-water and wastewater facilities in Massachusetts. Application deadline: April 23, 2014. 

Grants & Financial Assistance: Watersheds & Water Quality

Grant program guides and other information about Section 319 Nonpoint Source Grants (prevention, control, and abatement of nonpoint source pollution) and Section 604 Water Quality Management Planning (water quality assessment and management planning), and summaries of projects from past years.

State Revolving Fund

The SRF Program provides low-interest loans to cities, towns, and other local governmental units for drinking water and wastewater-related infrastructure projects.

Title 5 / Septic Systems: Financial Assistance Opportunities for System Owners

Information about loans or tax credits available through MassHousing, the Massachusetts Department of Revenue, and community-based programs.