Financial Assistance

This program is designed to provide cost-share grants and technical assistance to local governments throughout the State. Applications for grants are accepted for seven purposes: General Navigation, Recreational Navigation, Water Management, Stream Restoration, Beach Protection, Land Acquisition and Facility Development for Water-Based Recreation, and Aquatic Weed Control. There are two grant cycles per fiscal year; the application deadlines are July 1st and January 1st.   Contact Jeff Bruton for additional information.

NOTE:  The N.C. General Assembly placed a 50% matching limit on Water Resources Development Project Grants during their 2011 session.  The limit will remain in place until rescinded by the N.C. General Assembly.