USDA Rural Development is accepting applications for its 2009 funding cycle for water, sewer and storm water infrastructure financing.
All public bodies, Indian tribes and non-profits with a service area of 10,000 of less qualify for funding. Eaxmples of eligible projects include water towers, water treatment plants, sewage treatment plants, pipes, treatment ponds and storm water systems. Funding is available through grants, direct loans and loan guarantees through traditional lenders.
Potential applicants should contact their local Rural Development office for further information. For a listing of offices, visit http://www.rurdev.usda.gov.mn/.