Clean Water Initiative

Water Investment Division

Introduction: The Water Investment Division coordinates investment of State and federal funding to all types of clean water and drinking water infrastrcuture in Vermont.  The Division manages the State Revolving Loan Funds (SRF) for clean water and drinking water infrastructure, and the Department’s proportion of annual Clean Water Fund and Capital Fund dollars that support water infrastructure throughout Vermont.  The Division coordinates annual reporting for all funds, publishing annual State Revolving Fund, Clean Water Investment, and Tactical Basin Planning Reports, and

Clean Water Board

Vermont's clean water funding helps municipalities, farmers, and others implement projects that will reduce nutrient and sediment pollution from all sectors: agriculture; developed lands, including stormwater and roads; unstable streambanks and lakeshores; and wastewater.

Clean Water Lecture Series

The Department of Environmental Conservation hosts a monthly  lecture series on a variety of clean water-related topics, September through June. Lectures are free and open to the public, both in person and online via webinar.  All presentations, unless otherwise noted, are 11:00 am - 12:00 pm in the Winooski Room at the Department of Environmental Conservation, 1 National Life Drive, Main 2, Montpelier. If you are planning to attend in person, please RSVP to anr.cleanwatervt@vermont.gov.

Applicant & Recipient Resources

Award recipients for previous Request for Proposals (RFPs) are included below, along with links to documents related to applying for or reporting on a Clean Water Initiative Program grant. Please refer to the RFP on the Vermont Business Registry for grant-specific application requirements.​​

Clean Water Video Series

Learn about clean water restoration efforts and how you can help through these video shorts, developed by 2016-2017 ECO AmeriCorps Member Rachel Ross during her year of service with the Clean Water Initiative Program. 

Governor Scott Announces Vermont Clean Water Week, August 20 – 26, 2017

15 August 2017

Governor Philip B. Scott is issuing a proclamation to declare the week of August 20th “Clean Water Week” for the State of Vermont. Vermont businesses, organizations, communities and individuals across the state are taking part in the celebration of Vermont’s waters, and joining the call for action to restore and protect this vital resource.

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