Notice of Funds Available: Local Government Waste Tire Cleanup Grant Program (FY 2022-23)

The application period for fiscal year (FY) 2022-23 is now closed.

Awards |CriteriaEligibilityFundingTimeline & Cycle DetailsGrant Administration Documents

The Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) administers a program to provide funds to pay for the cleanup of illegally dumped waste tires. CalRecycle allocated $1,250,000 for the Local Government Waste Tire Cleanup Grant Program for fiscal year (FY) 2022–23. Public Resource Code Section 42889(b)(5) authorizes CalRecycle to expend funds from the California Tire Recycling Management Fund to pay for the cost of cleanup, abatement, or other remedial actions related to the disposal of California waste tires.

Awards

Note: “TCU” followed by a number is the cycle code for the Local Government Waste Tire Cleanup Grant Program.

Cycle 19: TCU19 Awards | Approval of Awards, July 27, 2022 

Criteria

Approval of Criteria, February 15, 2022

Eligibility

Applicants

  • Local governments (cities, counties, or cities and counties) as defined in PRC section 48617.
  • Special districts.
  • Qualifying Tribal Entities.
  • Joint Powers Authorities (JPA) as an eligible entity (where all of the participating entities are otherwise eligible).

Funding

  • $1,250,000 available for fiscal year (FY) 2022–23
  • The maximum grant award is $100,000 for individual grant awards and $250,000 for regional grant awards.

Timeline and Cycle Details

DatesActivity and Details

March 15, 2022

Question and Answer Period and Due Date
  • Questions may be submitted from application release date to this date.
  • Questions regarding the application and its requirements must be submitted in writing via email:

    Cathy.Aggergaard@CalRecycle.ca.gov
    .
  • Questions and answers (Q&A) will be posted periodically during the Q&A period.
  • It is the applicant's responsibility to check the Q&A web page regularly to ensure that they are aware of all program details.
April 5, 2022Application Due Date

If you are unable to access GMS or need assistance you may send an email to
grantassistance@calrecycle.ca.gov or call Maria Elena Kennedy at 916-341-6228

May 3, 2022

Secondary Due Date - Resolution and Environmentally Preferable Purchasing and Practices (EPPP)
Policy

  • If the resolution is not submitted with the application: The approved resolution must be uploaded in GMS by this date.
  • If the applicant does not have an EPPP Policy at the time of application: An EPPP Policy must be adopted by this date.
August 2022Grants Awarded
CalRecycle considers funding recommendations, and if approved, conditionally awards grants in this month (tentative).
October 31, 2024Grant Performance Period
Grantee may incur costs after the issuance of the Notice to Proceed to this date.
October 31, 2024Deadline for: Final Report and final Payment Request.

Grant Administration Documents

Terms and Conditions

Notice: Submission of an application constitutes an acknowledgment that you have read these Terms and Conditions and understood and agreed that they will be part of the Grant Agreement upon an award of any grant funds.

The text of these Terms and Conditions may not be altered, changed or revised in any way, except in writing by mutual agreement of the parties pursuant to the Amendment provision herein. In the event of any dispute regarding the content of these Terms and Conditions, the original document contained in the grant cycle file located at the Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery, 1001 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 will control. These Terms and Conditions are applicable only to the specified cycle and/or Fiscal Year of the particular grant program specified.

If you require assistance in obtaining access to this document, please use the contact information at the bottom of this page.

Procedures and Requirements

Notice: These Procedures and Requirements are in draft form. Upon issuance of Grant Agreement, these Procedures and Requirements shall become final.

The Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery reserves the right to make any necessary changes to the Procedures and Requirements prior to issuance of the Grant Agreement. Any such changes will be non-negotiable. In the event that any changes are made to the Procedures and Requirements, all Grantees will be notified as to what specific changes have been made.

Once the Grant Agreement has been issued and the Procedures and Requirements have become final, the text of the incorporated Procedures and Requirements may not be altered, changed or revised in any way, except in writing by mutual agreement of the parties pursuant to the Amendment provision contained in the Terms and Conditions. In the event of any dispute regarding the content of the incorporated Procedures and Requirements, the original document contained in the grant cycle file located at the Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery, 1001 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 will control. These Procedures and Requirements are applicable only to the specific cycle and/or Fiscal Year of the particular grant program specified.

If you require assistance in obtaining access to this document, please use the contact information at the bottom of this page.

Local Government Waste Tire Cleanup and Amnesty Grant Programs