VLAWMO has 3 Cost Share Programs to help property owners with projects that benefit water quality.
The Rainbarrel Cost Share will reimburse 50% of the cost of 2 rainbarrels (up to $125 per rainbarrel). To access the application via Google Docs, click here.
The Landscape Level 1 Cost Share Program funds projects such as raingardens, shoreline restorations, and other projects that protect or enhance water quality. This program will reimburse 75% of the cost of materials and approved labor, up to $2000. To access the application via Google Docs, click here. To see examples of projects that have received funding, click here.
The Landscape Level 2 Program is for larger scale projects (minimum TOTAL cost of $10,000) that also include a public education component. The maximum amount that can be requested is $5,000. To access the policy guidance application via Google Docs, click here.
Past Landscape Level 2 Cost Share Projects include the City of White Bear Lake's Green Roof on their new Public Works facility and the creek restoration at the White Bear Preserve Townhomes.
**When using Google Docs, please remember to rename the application that you fill in so that it doesn't change the version available here on this website.**
PDF versions of the applications for each of the programs are listed below.
To learn more about the programs, contact Kristine Jenson at (651) 204-6074 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.