The district offers grants and rebates to incentivize projects that help advance the district's chloride reduction goals. Below are the current grants being offered by the district, as well as descriptions of each program.
Chloride Reduction Innovation Grants
These grants are intended to encourage innovative projects that will facilitate permanent reductions of chloride (salt) to the sewer system. The goal of these grants is to incentivize changes to business practices, behaviors, and norms that will result in reduced chloride contributions to the sewer.
Grant overview and application
Application deadline: end of day November 17, 2017. However, after this initial round of review, the district will continue to accept and evaluate applications as long as funding is available up to Dec. 31, 2017.
Road Salt Reduction Grants
These grants are intended for winter maintenance professionals working to be leaders in water quality protection through use of best practices to reduce road salt use. *Note* First read of applications postponed to 11/13 (as of 10/11/2017)
RFP, Application & Report Form (doc)
RFP, Application & Report Form (pdf)
Upcoming Training Opportunities
Application deadline: end of day November 13, 2017
Salt Reduction Rebates -- Commercial/Industrial Facilities
These rebates are intended for commercial/industrial facilities and water treatment companies working with them to implement projects that reduce salt or chloride in their facilities.
3. Report Forms
July 6, 2017 News Release
Announcement - 2017 Rebates and Training