Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Department of Environmental Quality

General Notice
Solicitation Period for Two ARPA Wastewater Funds Open Now: October 15 – December 15, 2022
Date Posted: 10/14/2022
Expiration Date: 12/15/2022
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DEQ’s Clean Water Financing and Assistance Program (CWFAP) is pleased to open the solicitation period for two American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Wastewater Funds: the Sewer Collection System Program (SCS) and the Septic Local Partner Program (SLPP). The purpose of these funds is to address wastewater infrastructure in the Commonwealth through investments in septic, straight pipe, and sewer collection system repair, replacement, and upgrades. More information about eligible projects and applicants, and application evaluation can be found here:

The solicitation period opens on October 15, 2022 and closes on December 15, 2022. The SCS and SLPP grant applications are accessible via the ARPA Templates and Resources page:

Applications and supporting documentation must be submitted electronically via email to

Please contact Lauren Linville, CWFAP Program Coordinator, at or (804) 929-5136 with any questions.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Lauren Linville  / CWFAP Program Coordinator
Address: Department of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)929-5136    FAX: (804)698-4178    TDD: ()-