• EFC Water Infrastructure Improvement Act (WIIA)
    • Grant program for Drinking Water and Clean Water Projects within the state of New York.
    • Drinking Water Project is eligible for a WIIA grant up to $3 million or 60% of the total net project cost.
  • New York State Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF)
    • Loan program to provide financing for the construction of public water system projects within the state of New York.
  • United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development (RD) Water and Environmental Program (WEP)
    • A USDA RD WEP loan or grant can be used for developing drinking water systems in rural areas.
    • The USDA RD WEP considers a town or community with a population less than 10,000 people eligible for a grant of loan. The Town of Sullivan was given a population criteria waiver to remain eligible for USDA RD WEP funding.
  • Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY)
    • DASNY provides funding for education facilities, health care facilities, public purpose not-for-profits, government entities, and municipalities.

Typical Funding Prerequisites

  • District Formation
  • Environmental Review
  • Bond Resolution
  • Grant and Financing