Apply for SMRP Municipal Technical Assistance

Your city or town may apply for up to 80 hours of help from a MassDEP Municipal Assistance Coordinator (MAC) for a single recycling/waste reduction project.
Beginning in January 2020, MassDEP will accept applications for MAC project assistance on a rolling basis.

Learn More About SMRP Technical Assistance Grants

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Questions about SMRP Technical Assistance? MassDEP Municipal Assistance Coordinators 
Questions about Re-TRAC Connect™? rachel.smith@mass.gov 

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How to apply Apply for SMRP Municipal Technical Assistance

Important: Before applying, your municipality must speak with its assigned MassDEP Municipal Assistance Coordinator (MAC) about the recycling or waste reduction project that it is considering.

Apply through Re-TRAC Connect™, using the municipal account MassDEP has established for your city or town. If you have forgotten your account login, contact Rachel Smith.

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  1. What to Know

    Your city or town may apply for up to 80 hours of help from a MassDEP Municipal Assistance Coordinator (MAC) for a single recycling or waste reduction project.

    This project should address a high-priority recycling, solid waste, or Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) issue to which your community is willing and able to commit its own staff.

    SMRP Technical Assistance awards are competitive and subject to MAC availability.

  2. Eligibility Criteria

    Before applying for SMRP Technical Assistance, your city or town must have:

  3. How to Apply

    Apply for SMRP Technical Assistance through Re-TRAC Connect™, using the municipal account MassDEP has established for your city or town. If you have forgotten your account login, contact Rachel Smith.

  4. What Happens Next

    MassDEP will complete its review of your proposal and notify you of its decision. If your city or town receives an award, you will need to assign a local project manager and sign a mutually agreed upon scope of work to begin the process of working with your assigned MAC.

Contact for Apply for SMRP Municipal Technical Assistance

Online
Questions about SMRP Technical Assistance? MassDEP Municipal Assistance Coordinators 
Questions about Re-TRAC Connect™? rachel.smith@mass.gov 
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