Minnesota's Legacy

Source Water Protection Competitive Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
City of Fairmont
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
December 2017
End Date
April 2019
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Martin
Martin
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Chapter 91 - HF No 707; Art 2; Sec 8 (b) MSL 2017
Appropriation Language

$2,587,000 the first year and $2,907,000 the second year are for protection of drinking water sources

2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$11,171
Direct expenses
$10,000
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Protect the drinking water source

Measurable Outcome(s)

Protect the drinking water source

Source of Additional Funds

Grantee's own financial resources

Recipient Board Members
N/A
Project Overview

Monitor nitrate online and SCADA interface with alarm to avoid MCL exceedance and use aerators to mix source water to improve water quality. Purchase direct current batteries to use solar power for surface mixers to aid in algae reduction.

Project Manager
First Name
Doug
Last Name
Rainforth
Organization Name
City of Fairmont
Street Address
100 Downtown Plaza
City
Fairmont
State
MN
Zip Code
56031
Phone
507 236-5840
Email
drainforth@fairmont.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications

Jenilynn Marchand, Planning Program Supervisor,Karla Peterson, Supervisor, Engineer Administrative,Steve Robertson, Supervisor SWP Unit

Advisory Group Members and Qualifications

N/A

Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No
Conflict of Interest Contact

N/A