Local Government Waste Tire Enforcement Grant Program

Departmental Grant ID:
TEA29
Portal ID:
7676
Status:
Closed (31 total applications submitted)
Opportunity Type:
  • Grant
Last Updated:
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Details

Purpose:

The Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) offers the Local Government Waste Tire Enforcement Grant Program pursuant to Section 42889(b)(4) of the Public Resources Code. The purpose of the grant is to provide sufficient, stable, and non-competitive funding to California jurisdictions for the enforcement of waste tire permitting, hauling and storage laws.

Description:

Eligible applicants: city, county, or city and county that work closely with a managing entity to implement and oversee the program. (See Managing Entity section of the application guidelines and instructions for the definition.)

New applicants are those cities or counties that did not receive a TEA grant award for Fiscal Year (FY) 2020–21 (TEA28 cycle). New applicants must meet the following requirements at the time of application:• Counties must have 50 or more active businesses in their jurisdictions with Tire Program Identification (TPID) numbers.• Cities must have 100 or more active businesses in their jurisdictions with TPID numbers.

New applicants that are under the jurisdiction of an existing TEA grantee that are also applying for a TEA grant may apply for this grant only if the new applicant:• Meets the eligibility requirements of this program.• Notifies the existing grantee and CalRecycle in advance of its intent to apply.• Meets with the existing grantee and CalRecycle.• Demonstrates that complementary services are needed in its jurisdiction(s).

Reapplying grantees are applicants that received a grant award in FY 2020–21 (TEA28 cycle). Reapplying grantees must meet the following TPID number requirements:• Counties must have 50 or more active1 businesses in their jurisdictions with TPID numbers. • Cities must have 100 or more active1 businesses in their jurisdictions with TPID numbers.

Eligible Activities/Costs:

>Administration >Inspections >Enforcement and Surveillance Activities Field patrol and small waste tire pile cleanup >Education of waste tire generators >Staff Training >Transportation >Indirect Costs

Available Funds• $ 6,050,000 is available for this grant cycle, fiscal year 2021-2022 subject to funding availability.• Applicants may request the maximum award amount allowed for their qualifying populations. The maximum award for any applicant is: $300,000 for applicants with qualifying populations of 1 to 900,000. $450,000 for applicants with qualifying populations of 900,001 to 2,000,000. $600,000 for applicants with qualifying populations of 2,000,001 or more.

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants:

  • Public Agency

The city, county, or city and county is eligible to apply for a TEA grant if it satisfactorily performed in accordance with its TEA27 Grant Agreement, including, but not limited to, the Terms and Conditions, Procedures and Requirements, Inspection Priority Work Plan, and Budget.

Eligible Geographies:

Open to cities, counties, or a city and county within California.

Matching Funding Requirement:

No match is required.

Important Dates

Application deadline The date (and time, where applicable) by which all applications must be submitted to the grantor.
Expected award announcement The date on which the grantor expects to announce the recipient(s) of the grant.
April 2022
Period of performance The length of time during which the grant money must be utilized.
6/30/22 - 6/29/23

Funding Details

Total estimated available funding The total projected dollar amount of the grant.
$6,050,000
Expected number of awards A single grant opportunity may represent one or many awards. Some grantors may know in advance the exact number of awards to be given. Others may indicate a range. Some may wish to and wait until the application period closes before determining how many awards to offer; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
Dependent
Estimated amount per award Grant opportunities representing multiple awards may offer awards in the same amount or in varied amounts. Some may wish to wait until the application period closes before determining per-award amounts; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
Dependent
Letter of Intent Required? Certain grants require that the recipient(s) provide a letter of intent.
No
Requires Matched Funding? Certain grants require that the recipient(s) be able to fully or partially match the grant award amount with another funding source.
No
Funding Source: The funding source allocated to fund the grant. It may be either State or Federal (or a combination of both), and be tied to a specific piece of legislation, a proposition, or a bond number.
  • State

Funding Source Notes:

Funding is provided through the California Tire Recycling Management Fund.

Funding Method: The manner in which the grant funding will be delivered to the awardee. Funding methods include reimbursements (where the recipient spends out-of-pocket and is reimbursed by the grantor) and advances (where the recipient spends received grant funds directly).
  • Reimbursement(s)

Funding Method Notes:

No advances are permitted in this grant program, only reimbursement payments are allowable.

How to Apply

State agencies/departments recommend you read the full grant guidelines before applying.

Resources

For questions about this grant, contact:
Yolanda Park, 1-916-341-6108, yolanda.park@calrecycle.ca.gov