District Announces School Waste Diversion Grant Program

News: Sep 22, 2014

The Addison County Solid Waste District is now offering grants for schools in our District for waste reduction, recycling, or composting initiatives.

Grants of up to $2,000 per school (with a 25% match) will be awarded for any of the following projects:

  • to start new school recycling,  composting, or reuse projects
  • capital improvements to or expansion of existing school recycling, composting, or reuse facilities
  • feasibility studies on how to comply with the diversion mandates of VT Act 148
  • purchase of equipment, bins or containers needed to comply with the diversion mandates of VT Act 148

Larger grant amounts may awarded at the discretion of the ACSWMD Board of Supervisors. Click here to download the grant application for more information on the grant program, or call 388-2333 with any questions.