Front Range Waste Diversion Grant Program "Zero Waste Ladder" RFA

Deadline: July 13, 2021

The current RFA focuses on advancing community waste diversion in Front Range communities. Eligible applications will range from communities or local institutions taking the first steps of waste audits and initial planning or comprehensive proposals for full program design and policy adoption, to cities with more mature programs applying to increase participation and reduce contamination.

RFA #33975: Advancing Front Range Communities Up The “Zero Waste Ladder”

The RFA document describes eligibility, funding amounts, and project requirements. It is available for download on the FRWD program page at:

Applications are due by July 13, 2021 at 3:00 p.m., with written inquiries due by June 7 and June 21, 2021.

The Front Range Waste Diversion (FRWD, or “forward”) program and enterprise fund was approved by the Colorado state legislature in 2019, and collects funds from an increase in user fees at Front Range landfill to provide grants and technical assistance to Front Range communities to increase recycling, composting, and waste reduction.

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