Community litter cleanup grants

The Community Litter Cleanup Program (CLCP) provides local governments with funding for litter pickup, illegal-dump cleanup, and litter-prevention education.

The Welcome to Washington Act (Senate Bill 5040) recently passed and provides funding for local governments to clean state highway ramps in their jurisdiction.

Learn more and apply for SB 5040 funds

Funding cycle

  • Amount of funding available: $3.6 million for the 2021-2023 biennium
  • Funding allocated:
  • Grant award limit: Formula funding based on geographic and demographic factors, efficiency, and effectiveness.
  • Amount of matching funds required: No matching funds are required.

Applications are not being accepted at this time.

Applications are being accepted outside of EAGL starting at 8 a.m. on May 13, 2021 through 5 p.m. on June 11, 2021. Please refer to Appendix C in the CLCP Guidelines for information and application instructions.

Start date: May 13, 2021
End date: Jun 11, 2021

Funding is available for the following entities:

County solid waste planning authorities responsible for developing local comprehensive solid waste management plans or designated local government agency.

  • Litter pickup
  • Illegal-dump cleanup
  • Litter-prevention education

More information about this funding program

Funding program guidelines July 2021 – June 2023

Funding program guidelines July 2019 – June 2021