Water & Waste Disposal

USDA - Rural Development

Eligible Entities
Type of Fund
Typical Support
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Application Deadline
Continuous Application Cycle

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, treatment, and disposal, as well as solid waste collection, disposal and closure can be funded through this program. Funds may also be used for storm water collection, transmission and disposal.

This program can be used for legal and engineering fees, as well as land acquisition, water and land rights, permits, and equipment.

Last Updated: July 16, 2020

Program Categories

Collection | Distribution | Drinking Water | Drinking Water Treatment | Source (wells/springs) | Storage (culinary) | Storm Drain System | Stormwater | System or Project Planning (culinary) | System or Project Planning (Stormwater) | Wastewater | Wastewater Treatment | Water Resources | Water Rights (culinary)