Clean Water State Revolving Fund
The Clean Water State Revolving Fund loan program provides
low-cost loans for the planning, design and construction of various
water pollution control activities. Any public agency in Oregon is
eligible for a CWSRF loan. Eligible public agencies include tribal
counties, sanitary districts, soil and water conservation districts,
irrigation districts and various special districts and certain
- Sustainable Utility Management For Rural and Small Systems Workshop: The Oregon DEQ, in partnership with USDA, EPA, Business Oregon IFA and the Oregon Association of Water Utilities, is offering
this interactive workshop on August 18, 2014 in Seaside, OR. Participants will learn how to improve long-term sustainability and increase resiliency of their systems.
- New financing option available: The Oregon Environmental Quality Commission has approved amended state rules which allow for longer-term financing in the Clean Water State Revolving Fund program. This option allows for terms up to 30 years and can create more affordable financing options to communities by spreading debt over a longer period. Longer-term financing applies to “treatment works” projects only – wastewater, industrial and stormwater treatment plants, equipment and collection systems. More information on the amended rule is available on the
Clean Water State Revolving Fund Rulemaking site.
- Manual for Design Bid Build Project Construction —
this guidance document has been updated as of 12/24/2013.
CWSRF loan recipients, their consultants and contractors
will use this manual when executing wastewater treatment
construction projects as defined by Section 212 of the Clean
Water Act to comply with process, reporting and
Oregon Wastewater Planning Guidance — this guidance
document was developed jointly by multiple agencies that
provide public funding for water quality improvements in
Memo: Oregon's Clean Water State Revolving Fund Loan Program -
2014 Update: A summary of the program's milestones and
Proposed 2015 Fiscal Year Intended Use Plan