Many of the marina concessionaires in Colorado need financial help to replace existing pump-out stations. These pump-out stations allow boaters to dispose of their waste in the same way someone with a recreational vehicle can utilize a dump station. Without these services, there is an increased risk that boaters may dispose of their waste in Colorado’s waterways and harm aquatic wildlife.
Eligible applicants can apply and compete for federal financial assistance for specific projects. Applicants must match their Clean Vessel Act award with non-federal cash or volunteer (in-kind) services and/or equipment use.
accept applications between
May 1 through August 20, 2021 for this competitive Federal Aid program. Interested applicants, find more information and apply using the
CVA Grant Guidelines and Application document.
Contact Paula Nicholas at