(Joplin, MO) – On November 17, 2020, The Region M Waste Management District approved to announce a FY2022 (July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022) grant opportunity for waste reduction and recycling projects of local governments, businesses, and other entities. Region M supports efforts to reduce the volume of solid waste entering landfills. Eligible activities include waste reduction, recycling, collection and processing of recyclables, composting, market development, and public education. Projects must serve within the District’s five counties of Barton, Jasper, McDonald, Newton, and Vernon.
Application and other pertinent informational documents are available at regionm.org, or by request at the address, telephone, mail, or email listed below.
Final applications must be received no later than 12:00 pm (noon) Friday, January 29, 2021 to be considered for funding. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact Region M prior to submitting a final application.
Patty Overman, District Planner
Region M Waste Management District