2017 - Enhanced Shared Technical Services Part 2 (Area 6 - South Central Technical Service Area)
This non-competitive CWF grant program invests in building the capacity of Nonpoint Engineering Assistance (Technical Service Area) Joint Powers Boards to increase the capacity of soil and water conservation districts to provide technical and engineering assistance to landowners.
The Laws of Minnesota 2015, 1ST Special Session, Chapter 2, Article 2, Section 7(c), appropriated Clean Water Funds (CWF) to the Board for targeted local resource protection and enhancement grants and statewide program enhancements for technical assistance.
Grant followed an approved workplan, with activities focused on increasing the capacity of soil and water conservation districts to provide technical and engineering assistance to landowners.
Funds were used for salary of Civil Engineering Technician, and for license renewal fee for DLT's Civil 3D 1 year subscription. This design software is used by the Civil Engineering Technician to design conservation projects in the 11 county work area.
LOCAL LEVERAGED FUNDS