Clean Vessel Act Grants (CVA)
To encourage the development or improvement of marina sanitation facilities for boaters in order to maintain and improve water quality in public waters.
Development or improvement of sanitation facilities for boaters (includes both pump-outs and dump-outs).
Who May Apply
Public and private marinas
Priority is given to areas where there are inadequate pump-out facilities and where there are significant potential users.
Level of Assistance
Up to 75% of total eligible costs.
This program was created by the United States Clean Vessel Act of 1992 to evaluate the existing conditions of sanitary disposal for boaters and to provide financial assistance for the improvement of marina sanitation facilities where they are needed.
Kathy Smith, Federal Aid Coordinator
MN DNR, Division of Parks and Trails
500 Lafayette Road
St. Paul MN 55155-4039
Deadline for application is Oct. 31, 2016, 11:59 p.m. CST.