Public entities bear a financial responsibility for maintaining public landfill sites in compliance with State regulations and standards. The program provides financial assistance in the form of reimbursement grants up to $750,000 in matching funds for eligible costs to assist public entities requiring financial assistance, and committed to accelerating the pace of cleanup, restoring sites, and protecting public health and safety and the environment.

Cycle Specific Information

Current Cycle

Application materials for fiscal year (FY) 2020-21 were due: October 28, 2020 and February 17, 2021.

Next Cycle

The application documents for fiscal year (FY) 2021-22 are tentatively scheduled to be released in August of 2021.

Awarded Cycles

Note: "SWC" followed by a number is the cycle code for the Solid Waste Cleanup Grant Programs.

Award information for past cycles is available by using Grant Reports to search the CalRecycle grant database.