March 23, 2017 Funding Work Group Meeting

The next meeting of the Funding Work Group is:

Date: March 23, 2017
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 pm

Location:
Department of Ecology
4601 N. Monroe St.
Spokane, WA 99205

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The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the draft version of the revised Funding Strategy.

Meeting Materials:

Funding concepts Rev 021415R1

If you would like to attend by telephone, please notify Adriane Borgias before noon on March 23, 2017 for a conference call link.

Contact Information: (abor461@ecy.wa.gov) or (509) 329-3515

EPA to Host Upcoming WIFIA Informational Webinars

The Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) is a new loan program, which is targeted at large projects $20 million for large communities and $5 million for small communities (population of 25,000 or less).

Over the next month, EPA will be hosting a series of informational sessions about WIFIA program.

Eligible projects include wastewater and drinking water facilities as well as energy efficiency projects at these facilities and other large projects. The WIFIA program is separate from State Revolving Fund programs, but will coordinate with them.

If you are interested in this new funding program, then you are encouraged to attend one or more of the Webinars, particularly the first one, which is scheduled for November 29th from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Eastern Time and will overview the WIFIA Program, loan terms and conditions, and credit policies.

The webinars are targeted at prospective WIFIA borrowers including municipal entities, corporations, partnerships, State Revolving Fund programs, non-governmental organizations, and organizations that support prospective borrowers. In each session, EPA will focus on a specific topic and provide participants the opportunity to ask questions.

Webinar 1 Tuesday, November 29 (1:00-3:00 pm ET)
WIFIA Program Overview; loan terms and conditions; and credit policies
Register

Webinar 2 Tuesday, December 6 (1:00-3:00 pm ET)
WIFIA Project Selection; letter of interest components; EPA’s selection process; and the selection criteria weighting
Register

Webinar 3 Monday, December 12 (1:00-3:00 pm ET)
WIFIA Project approval and closing; and term sheet development.
Register

Learn More.

Funding Work Group Meeting, November 16, 2015

SRRTTF Funding Work Group

November 16, 2015

10 am – 12 pm

Location: Washington Department of Ecology
N. 4601 Monroe St.
Spokane, WA 99205
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Call In Number: 800-704-9804 Participant Code: 34863442#
  SRRTTF Funding Work Group Meeting Notes Nov 16 2015 Draft (3)

Draft Agenda

  1. Status of Urban Waters Small Grants application (Lands Council)

2. Evaluation and Recommendation for EPA Environmental Justice Cooperative Agreement Program

  • Due Date for Applications: February 12, 2016, 11:59 p.m., Eastern Time (ET)

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3. Evaluation and Recommendation for Five Star & Urban Waters Restoration Program 2016

  • Full Proposal Due Date: Tuesday, February 3, 2016 by 11:59 PM Eastern Time 

See

October 1, Funding Workgroup Meeting

The next meeting of the Funding Work Group is:
Date: Thursday October 1, 2015
Time: 8 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Location: Washington Department of Ecology
N. 4601 Monroe St.
Spokane, WA 99205
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Call In Number: 800-704-9804 Participant Code: 34863442#

Meeting Documents:

Funding Work Group Meeting Agenda

Funding Work Group Meeting Notes

Link to the SBIR Funding program

Link to the Urban Waters Small Grants program

March 7, 2014 Funding Work Group Meeting

Spokane River Regional Task Force

Funding Work Group Meeting
Date: March 7, 2014
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Location: Liberty Lake Sewer & Water District Office
22510 E. Mission Avenue
Liberty Lake, WA 99019

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Call In Number: 800-704-9804
Participant Code: 34863442#

Meeting Documents
–  SRRTTF Funding WG Agenda 3-7-14
SRRTTF Funding Work Group Draft Notes 03072014
Link to Recent Funding Announcements
Link to Funding Strategies Document

November 6, 2013 Funding Work Group Meeting

Spokane River Regional Task Force

Funding Work Group Meeting
Date: November 6, 2013
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Location: Washington Department of Ecology
N. 4601 Monroe St.
Spokane, WA 99205
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Call In Number: 800-704-9804
Participant Code: 34863442#

Meeting Documents
SRRTTF FWG Meeting Summary 11-06-13
Funding WG DRAFT Agenda 11-06-13
Auto Leaks Education Grant Agreement
Auto Leaks Scope of Work FINAL

Ecology’s EAP FY14 work request email
Measurement of PCB in Groundwater
Estimate of contribution of aerial deposition of toxics to the watershed

Limno Tech Task 6: Identification of Data Gaps Memo, August 20, 2013

 

September 4, 2013 Funding Work Group Meeting

Spokane River Regional Task Force

Funding Work Group Meeting
Date: September 4, 2013
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. **Please note earlier start time**

Location: Washington Department of Ecology
N. 4601 Monroe St.
Spokane, WA 99205
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Call In Number: 800-704-9804
Participant Code: 34863442#

Please note, the conference call in number will remain open until 15 minutes until after the meeting begins. It will continue to remain open as long as there are callers on the line. If you wish to join the meeting by phone late, please notify Adriane Borgias (abor461@ecy.wa.gov) ahead of time.

Meeting Documents
SRRTTF Funding WG DRAFT Agenda 9-4-13 (earlier start time)
– Funding Work Group Meeting Notes 9-4-13
Funding Strategies ‘Buckets’ for Discussion 9-4-13
Funding concepts Rev 061213 FINAL

Background Information
Columbia River Basin State of the River Report for Toxics, January 2009
Columbia River Basin Toxics Reduction Action Plan, September 2010
The 61 Columbia River Basin Toxics Reduction Action Items

Beginning in August 2013, the work group meetings will alternate months, meeting from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. at the Department of Ecology.

July 3, 2013 Work Group Meetings Cancellation & Revised Schedule

PLEASE NOTE: The July 3, 2013 Funding and Technical Track Work Group meetings have been *cancelled*.

The next Task Force meeting is still scheduled for July 24, 2013.   

Beginning in August 2013, the work group meetings will alternate months, meeting from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. at the Department of Ecology.

The Technical Track Work Group will meet on even numbered months (August, October, December, etc.) and the Funding Work Group will meet on odd numbered months (September, November, January, etc.).

For a complete list of upcoming Task Force and Work Group meetings, please visit the meeting schedule.