Loans & Grants

The Public Water Supply Section manages programs that can provide funding assistance for municipalities that desire to make drinking water infrastructure improvements. Grant funding is available for planning assistance and loan funding is available for planning, design, and construction of drinking water system infrastructure.

There are 2 planning grant programs, Regional Public Water Supply Planning Grants and Small Public Water Supply Systems Grants. Regional Public Water Supply Planning Grants can provide for 50% of the cost (up to $12,500) for developing engineering studies that evaluate regional solutions to public water supply needs. Small Public Water Supply System Grants can provide for 50% of the cost (up to $5,000) for developing engineering studies for public water supply systems serving a population of 1,000 or less that are out of compliance with drinking water regulations.

The Kansas Public Water Supply Loan Fund can provide subsidized interest rate loans for almost any public water supply system infrastructure need. The interest rate for loans made in August 2017 is 2.17%.


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