The program is designed to reduce or eliminate the risk of flooding and other natural disasters. The program includes “Advanced Assistance”, which will pay 100% of preliminary studies for flood mitigation projects that will subsequently reduce flood claims. The program will also include emergency measures for fires such as creating defensible space, as well as […]
The Economic Development Administration’s (EDA’s) mission is to lead the Federal economic development agenda by promoting innovation and competitiveness, preparing American regions for economic growth and success in the worldwide economy. EDA’s Public Works and EAA programs provide economically distressed communities and regions with comprehensive and flexible resources to address a wide variety of economic
The Recreation Restoration Infrastructure Grant Program (RRI) is meant to fund rehabilitation and restoration of developed recreation trails and areas so those areas can be accessed safely by the public. They aim to alleviate some backlog of maintenance, priority going to the areas with the highest levels of visitation. Funds can help with trails, day-use
RTP funding may be used for the construction and maintenance of trails and trail-related facilities, including the development of staging areas, trailheads, restroom facilities, etc. RTP funding may not be used for non-trail related activities such as the development of campgrounds, purchase of picnic tables, landscaping, or irrigation system development, nor may it be used
This program is a competitive grant designed to support targeted technical assistance, training and other activities leading to the development or expansion of small and emerging private businesses in rural areas which will employ 50 or fewer new employees and has less than $1 million in gross revenue.
This loan is meant to assist businesses create and retain jobs thus improving the economic conditions of rural communities. The business must be in rural communities of 50,000 people or less. There are short, intermediate, and long term loans available.
The FAST Act eliminates the MAP-21 Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) and replaces it with a set-aside of Surface Transportation Block Grant (STBG) program funding for transportation alternatives (TA). These set-aside funds include all projects and activities that were previously eligible under TAP, encompassing a variety of smaller-scale transportation projects such as pedestrian and bicycle facilities,
The Utah Children’s Outdoor Recreation & Education Grant Program (UCORE) aims to provide children in Utah with outdoor nature focused, hands-on learning and outdoor recreation skill-building. Intended to help children from ages 6 to 18, projects should focus on out-door learning experiences and physical skill development. This funding is meant to complement Utah’s Every Kid
The Utah Outdoor Recreation Grant was created to help build tourism in communities around the state with the construction and expansion of outdoor recreation amenities. The new trails and other outdoor recreational opportunities aid in local economic development.
The Water & Waste Disposal Loan & Grant Program provides funding for clean and reliable drinking water systems, sanitary sewage disposal, sanitary solid waste disposal, and storm water drainage to households and businesses. Funds may be used to finance the acquisition, construction or improvement of drinking water sourcing, treatment, storage, and distribution. Sewer collection, transmission,