40 CFR 35.909 - Step 2 3 grants.
(a) Authority. The Regional Administrator may award grant assistance for a step 2=3 project for the combination of design (step 2) and construction (step 3) of a waste water treatment works.
(b) Limitations. The Regional Administrator may award step 2=3 grant assistance only if he determines that:
(1) The population is 25,000 or less for the applicant municipality (according to most recent U.S. Census information or disaggregations thereof);
(2) The treatment works has an estimated total step 3 construction cost of $2 million or less, as determined by the Regional Administrator. For any State that the Assistant Administrator for Water and Waste Management finds to have unusually high costs of construction, the Regional Administrator may make step 2=3 awards where the estimated total step 3 construction costs of such treatment works does not exceed $3 million. The project must consist of all associated step 2 and step 3 work; segmenting is not permitted; and
(c) Application requirements. Step 2 3 projects are subject to all requirements of this subpart that apply to separate step 2 and step 3 projects except compliance with § 35.920-3(c) is not required before grant award. An applicant should only submit a single application.
(d) Cross references. See §§ 35.920-3(d) (contents of application), 35.930-1(a)(4) (types of projects) and 35.935-4 (grant conditions).
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