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Water and Sewer Funding Workshop

February 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Funding Municipal Water & Sewer Infrastructure in Small Towns: A Discussion with MVP, MassWorks, and MEMA 

Date: Wednesday, February 24th, 2021
Time: 6-8pm
Registration Link: https://bit.ly/3pdE1Ga

Berkshire Regional Planning Commission (BRPC), The Franklin Regional Council of Governments (FRCOG), and the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC) invite municipal leaders and water & wastewater facility directors to an information session & discussion about state funding available for water and wastewater infrastructure.

This event is co-planned by the offices of Senator Jo Comerford and Representative Natalie Blais and co-hosted by the western Massachusetts state legislative delegation.

The session will focus primarily on the Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) program, MassWorks Infrastructure Program, and the Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) program. 

The presentation & discussion will:

  • provide an overview of existing State grant programs available to small towns for water and wastewater infrastructure
  • discuss the impact of the new Community One Stop for Growth (a new single application portal and collaborative review process) on existing grant resources and previously established application processes
  • provide a forum for municipal leaders to discuss funding priorities in their communities with granting agencies

Presenters include representatives from:

The Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs
The Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development
The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency

Go here to register! https://bit.ly/3pdE1Ga

After filling out the registration link, you will receive a Zoom link and call-in information.

There is no cost for this workshop. A flyer is available HERE. Questions? Contact Amanda Doster at adoster@frcog.org or (413) 774-3167 x120.

Details

Date:
February 24
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://bit.ly/3pdE1Ga