Random Image

Oklahoma Water Resources Center

USDA RUS: Solid Waste Management Grant Program

DUE 1/2/18

The objectives of the SWM program are to: (a) Reduce or eliminate pollution of water resources, and (b) Improve planning and management of solid waste sites. Funds may be used to: Evaluate current landfill conditions to determine threats to water resources in rural areas; provide technical assistance and/or training to enhance operator skills in the maintenance and operation of active landfills in rural areas; provide technical assistance and/or training to help associations reduce the solid waste stream; and provide technical assistance and/or training for operators of landfills in rural areas which are closed or will be closed in the near future with the development/implementation of closure plans, future land use plans, safety and maintenance planning, and closure scheduling within permit requirements.
 
LINK TO FULL ANNOUNCEMENT:  https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/solid-waste-management-grants

Document Actions