The DWSP grant program provides financial assistance to public water systems and municipal water departments for the purchase of land or interests in land for the following purposes: 1) protection of existing DEP-approved public drinking water supplies; 2) protection of planned future public drinking water supplies; or 3) groundwater recharge. It is a reimbursement program.
- Maximum award: $350,000
- Reimbursement rate: 50%
- Application deadline: Monday, June 23, 2014, 5 p.m.
- Tuesday, April 29, 10 a.m.
Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs
100 Cambridge St., 9th Floor
- Tuesday, May 5, 1 p.m.
Department of Agicultural Resources
101 University Drive, Suite C4
DWSP Grant Links:
For more information on public drinking water supplies in Massachusetts, go to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP): www.mass.gov/dep/water/drinking.htm
This information is provided by the Division of Conservation Services.