Small and Rural Wastewater Systems
Supporting Small and Rural Communities
EPA provides financial and technical assistance to small and rural communities to establish and improve wastewater treatment services, lower the risk of harm to public health, and protect the environment.
Improving Lagoon Wastewater Treatment Systems
Many small, rural, and tribal communities rely on lagoon systems to treat their municipal wastewater. EPA supports communities to build financial and technical capacity and the best-fitting, affordable systems.
Funding Technical Assistance Grants
EPA announces the selection of nine organizations to receive a total of $41 million in federal Clean Water Rural, Small, and Tribal Technical Assistance grants.