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Deadline for flood reduction grant June 15

The deadline for the King County Flood Control District accepting grant applications to fund programs that reduce the impact of local flooding is right around the corner. Applications have to be received by the Flood District by Sunday, June 15.

Eligible applicants include homeowner associations, private non-profit organizations or associations, schools, special districts, tribes and King County jurisdictions. Eligible projects include those that address localized flooding, surface water overflows, near-shore flooding and lake flooding due to outflow blockage.

The new grant program will target flood reduction projects throughout King County. Total funds available in 2014 will be $2.6 million.

For more information about the application process, the list of eligibility requirements and the application form go to www.kingcountyfloodcontrol.org/grants

 

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