Local Solid Waste Financial Assistance

The Local Solid Waste Financial Assistance program provides funding to local governments for solid and hazardous waste planning and implementation, as well as enforcement of solid waste rules and regulations.

Funding cycle

  • Amount of funding available: $10 million for the 2019-2021 Biennium
  • Funding allocated:
  • Grant award limit: Formula based allocation
  • Amount of matching funds required: 25 percent

Applications are not being accepted at this time.

We will accept 2019 applications from 8 a.m. May 8, until 5 p.m. June 7.

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Funding is available for the following entities:

Eligible local governments — typically counties, cities, or jurisdictional health departments.

  • Enforce solid waste rules and regulations.
  • Develop and maintain local solid and hazardous waste plans.
  • Implement eligible programs in local solid and hazard waste plans, including:
    • Moderate risk waste
    • Waste reduction and recycling
    • Organics

More information about this funding program