Category: Funding

USDA Lowers WEP Interest Rates

The average rate for the 11 Bond Buyers Index has gone down during the last three months resulting in reduced interest rates for the Rural Utility Service Water and Waste Loan and Grant Program effective July 1. New Rates will be as follows: Poverty – 1.625% Intermediate – 2.25% Market – 2.75% On September 28,… Read more »

USDA provides funding opportunities

Water and wastewater facilities are vital to the health, safety and economic success of rural communities. During fiscal year fiscal year 2012, the Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development infrastructure investment has improved rural economies through delivery of vital utility services, creating jobs and building stronger communities that are better able to grow and attract new… Read more »