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Water Quality Program

WQ Fin Assist

Water Quality
Financial Assistance

  • Protecting and improving Washington State water quality through grant and loan funding of high priority water quality projects.
  • Investing in Washington State water quality infrastructure and supporting local governments, tribes, and non-profit organization efforts to protect and clean up Washington's waters.
  • Responsible stewardship and oversight of Washington State tax payer dollars used to fund high priority water quality improvement and protection projects.

Funding programs of the Annual Integrated Water Quality Financial Assistance Process 

Other funding programs


Upcoming Funding Opportunity:
State Fiscal Year 2016 Combined Funding Cycle
( The schedule and other information are now available.)

Funding Application Workshop for SFY2016:
Info for Applicants to the SFY 2016 Combined Funding Cycle
( Announcement with complete information now available)

Stormwater Grant Programs
  Stormwater Financial Assistance program currently offering funding via the SFY 2016 Combined Funding Cycle)

Previous Funding Opportunity:
State Fiscal Year 2015 Combined Funding Cycle
(SFY15 Final Offer List now available
New funding agreements:  Required Submittals page now available)

Current Project Standards:
Focus on Riparian Buffers for Salmon Protection
(Current funding guidance)

Stay Connected With The Latest Information:
Listserv for Water Quality Financial Assistance (sign up for funding information and announcements)


FY 2008 Stormwater Management Implementation Project:

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Pierce County Sprinker Parking Lot Retrofit Project

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