DEM RI Infrastructure Bank Solicit Communities to Apply for Financial Assistance for Water Improvement Projects

Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management – The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and the Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank (RIIB) are encouraging Rhode Island communities that have identified needed water quality improvement projects to submit them for inclusion on DEM’s fiscal year 2025 project priority list (PPL). DEM’s Office of Water Resources (OWR) is reminding the public that such projects…

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Infrastructure Bank awards $12 Million in Action Grants to 19 Communities

New England Real Estate Journal — On January 25th, Infrastructure Bank joined with Governor Dan McKee and Mayor Xaykham Khamsyvoravong to award $12 million in Municipal Resilience Program Action Grants to 20 projects in 19 communities across Rhode Island. For this round of MRP Action Grants, the Infrastructure Bank received 41 proposals from 30 communities,…

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Bristol Gets Grant to Plant Trees in Effort to Boost Climate Resilience

East Bay RI — The Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank has awarded 20 individual “Action Grants” totaling $12 million, earmarked for Municipal Resilience Projects (MRPs), and Bristol will be receiving $113,225 of that. The funds are part of the 2022 voter-approved Green Bond, which will allow cities and towns to implement resilience projects to address the…

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R.I. awards $12 million in action grants to local green infrastructure projects

Brown Daily Herald — Rhode Island will allocate $12 million in grants to support climate resiliency projects in 19 communities in the Municipal Resilience Program, according to a Jan. 25 press release from Governor Dan McKee and the Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank.  Funding for these grants comes from the 2022 Green Bond, which “directs $16 million to the MRP…

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