$44M in grants announced for Capital Region water infrastructure improvements


ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The New York Governor’s Office announced $44 million for Capital Region water infrastructure improvements in the Capital Region.

The grants are part of a $225 million statewide investment funded through the state’s Infrastructure Improvement Act.

“This unprecedented investment continues New York’s commitment to helping municipalities develop the necessary infrastructure to protect our water resources,” Gov. Cuomo said. “These investments are crucial to supporting the health and safety of our communities, and help lay the foundation for future growth and prosperity in every corner of this great state.”

The Capital Region municipalities receiving grants are:

WIIA/IMG Grant*AwardeeCountyEstimated Project CostEstimated Grant Award
CWIIAAlbany MWFAAlbany$22,055,000$989,177
IMGAlbany MWFAAlbany$45,000,000$10,000,000
CWIIAAlbany MWFAAlbany$5,693,294$1,423,324
DWIIAAlbany MWFAAlbany$1,600,000$960,000
DWIIAAlbany MWFAAlbany$2,115,350$1,269,210
DWIIAAlbany MWFAAlbany$2,615,650$770,790
DWIIABethlehem, Town ofAlbany$15,332,000$3,000,000
CWIIACastleton-On-Hudson, Village ofRensselaer$5,454,185$1,363,547
DWIIAColonie, Town ofAlbany$1,600,000$960,000
DWIIAGuilderland, Town ofAlbany$3,954,771$2,372,863
CWIIAHague, Town ofWarren$394,250$98,563
CWIIAHoosick Falls, Village ofRensselaer$3,792,350$948,088
CWIIALake George, Village ofWarren$17,095,691$4,273,923
CWIIANew Baltimore, Town ofGreene$2,610,000$652,500
CWIIARensselaer Co Sewer DistrictRensselaer$3,361,248$840,312
CWIIARensselaer, City ofRensselaer$2,647,785$661,947
DWIIARotterdam, Town ofSchenectady$5,100,000$3,000,000
DWIIARound Lake, Village ofSaratoga$1,185,000$711,000
DWIIASaratoga County Water AuthoritySaratoga$7,665,000$3,000,000
DWIIASchaghticoke, Village ofRensselaer$3,458,438$690,038
CWIIAScotia, Village ofSchenectady$1,700,000$425,000
CWIIAWashington County SD #2Washington$14,800,000$3,700,000
CWIIAWashington County SD #2Washington$3,903,689$975,923
DWIIAWaterford, Town ofSaratoga$1,322,500$793,500
TOTAL:$174,456,201 $43,879,705
*DWIIA or CWIIA denotes a Drinking Water or Clean Water WIIA Grant

Specific project information as well as an interactive map showing these projects may be found here.

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