Source Water Assessment and Wellhead Protection Program

Wellhead and Source Water Protection Grants

Notice of 2021-2022 Local Source Water Protection Grant Offering

To Qualifying West Virginia Surface Water and Surface Water Influenced Groundwater Community Public Water Systems,

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (WVDHHR), Bureau for Public Health (BPH), Office of Environmental Health Services (OEHS) is pleased to announce the Local Source Water Protection (SWP) Grant Program for Surface and Surface Water Influence Groundwater Community Water Systems.

West Virginia State Code §16-13C-2(b) allows the drinking water treatment revolving fund to direct the financial management of funds to Public Water Systems that have been required to complete a Source Water Protection Plan. Further, West Virginia State Code §16-1-9d and West Virginia Legislative Rule §64-3-15 provide for continuation of the Wellhead and Source Water Grant Fund for Public Water Systems.

Please be aware that the deadline to apply for a 2021-2022 SWP Grant is 5:00 pm on September 1, 2021. Please contact Brian A. Carr if you need further assistance at (304) 352-4996.

Grant Program Summary

2021 - 2022 Local Source Water Protection Grant Application