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Environmental - Consulting & Other Services

 
Issue Date: 05/01/2020 Contract Number: TBD

Municipal Waste Reduction and Recycling State Assistance Program


Description:

**Availability for this opportunity is postponed.  A new Contract Reporter Ad will be published once it becomes available.**

MWRR Grants provide up to 50 percent reimbursement for eligible project costs, with reimbursement limited to $2 million per project. Funding is from the Environmental Protection Fund and is subject to annual appropriations.  Applications are accepted on an on-going basis. All MWRR grant applications must be submitted through the NYS Grants Gateway https://grantsgateway.ny.gov

Eligible projects are as follows: 
    - Waste reduction project includes capital, planning and educational or promotional activities conducted by a municipality and intended to increase public awareness of methods to prevent the generation of waste.
   - Recycling project includes capital costs of recyclables recovery equipment purchases; recyclables recovery programs; and source separation equipment.
     - Household hazardous waste collection facility project means the construction of a new, municipally-owned facility used exclusively for collection and storage of household hazardous wastes.
    - Beverage container assistance project including the acquisition of equipment or real property or structures necessary for the establishment of new beverage container redemption centers, subject to the NYS Returnable Container Act (ECL Article 27, Title 10).

 

Eligible Applicants:  Counties, Cities, Towns or Villages, Local Public Authorities, Local Public Benefit Corporations (as established by State Law), School Districts, Supervisory Districts & Improvement Districts, Native American Tribes or Nations residing in New York State.  For beverage container assistance projects only, eligible applicants also include not-for-profit organizations and New York businesses. 

Due Date: 10/27/2020

Contract Term: 1 - 5 years

Location: All NYS counties

Ad Type: Grant or notice of funds availability


Technical contact:     NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
Materials Management

Recycling Grants

625 Broadway
9th Floor
Albany, NY 12233-7260
United States
Ph: 518-402-8678
Fax:
RecyclingGrants@dec.ny.gov

Primary Contact:     Environmental Conservation, NYS Department of
Division of Management & Budget Services
Recycling Grants Unit
Division of Materials Management Bureau of Solid Waste Management
Recycling Grants Unit
625 Broadway
9th Floor
Albany, NY 12233-7260
United States
Ph: 518-402-8678
Fax:
RecyclingGrants@dec.ny.gov

Secondary contact:     Environmental Conservation, NYS Department of
NYS Grants Gateway
Recycling Grants Unit
NYS Grants Gateway NYS Grants Gateway
NYS Grants Gateway
NYS Grants Gateway, NY NYS Grants
United States
Ph: 518-474-5595
Fax:
grantsgateway@its.ny.gov