Projects submitted for funding should seek quantifiable water savings and complement ongoing efforts to address water supply reliability and sustainability. The program is limited to projects located in the Western United States or United...
Posted by Jennifer Wasinger on Jan 17, 2017 in FNI Water™
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is now requesting Letters of Interest for water infrastructure projects from state, local, and tribal governments; private entities; partnerships; and State Revolving Fund programs across the country for consideration under the new Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program. Eligible projects include traditional water and wastewater projects as well as resiliency projects including desalination, aquifer recharge, water recycling and drought mitigation projects.
Posted by Jennifer Wasinger on Jan 9, 2017 in FNI Water™
The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) is now requesting project information forms to be considered for the Clean and Drinking Water State Revolving Funds for the 2018 State Fiscal Year. This program provides funding for water and wastewater infrastructure projects include storm/flood water. Loan forgiveness may be available for entities that are considered disadvantaged or those that include green infrastructure.
Posted by Jennifer Wasinger on Dec 6, 2016 in FNI Water™
The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) announced that it will open the application period for the 2017 funding cycle of the State Water Implementation Fund for Texas (SWIFT) program on December 1. Entities may submit applications until February 3, 2017 using TWDB’s abridged online application or by paper-copy.
As a reminder, to be eligible for SWIFT funding, projects must...
Posted by Mike Reedy on Nov 30, 2016 in FNI Water™
Join Jason Afinowicz, P.E., Freese and Nichols Associate and Project Manager in our Southeast Division Water Resources Group, at the SWIFT Funding Workshop: Focus on Water Conservation, December 15, 2016, at the William B. Travis Bldg. in Richmond, Texas. This workshop will provide an overview of...