Subsurface Sewage Treatment System (SSTS) Enhancement Projects

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,600,000
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Board of Water and Soil Resources
Recipient Type
State Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
July 2009
End Date
June 2011
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Benton
Blue Earth
Carver
Cass
Chisago
Douglas
Faribault
Goodhue
Houston
Morrison
Rice
Wadena
Wright
Legal Citation / Subdivision
M.L. 2009, Chp. 172, Art. 2, Sec. 6 (j)
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,600,000
Project Overview

Grants to counties to implement SSTS programs including inventories, enforcement, development of databases, and systems to insure SSTS maintenance and of reporting program results to BWSR and MPCA and base grants.

About the Issue

$1,600,000 the first year and $1,900,000 the second year are for grants to implement county subsurface sewage treatment system (SSTS) programs, including inventories,enforcement, development of databases, and systems to insure SSTS maintenance reporting program results to the Board of Water and Soil Resources and the Pollution Control Agency, and base grants.Priority must be given to the protectionof lakes, rivers, and streams. Grants are
limited to counties with ordinances adopted pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, section 115.55, subdivision 2, that can demonstrate enforcement of the ordinances.

Competitive Grant Making Body
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No
Conflict of Interest Contact

Nicole Clapp