The Ohio Development Services Agency is now accepting applications for Abandoned Gas Station Cleanup Grant Program. Click here for the online application and program guidelines.
The Abandoned Gas Station Cleanup Grant provides funding to assess and clean up BUSTR Class C sites (underground storage tanks with documented petroleum releases). Eligible activities include up to $100,000 for assessment and up to $500,000 for cleanup. Other eligible activities include costs to empty or remove underground storage tanks, abatement of asbestos, lead or other contamination, demolition and site clearance.
Fast Track and Competitive Grant Applications will now be accepted. Fast Track applications will be accepted on an on-going basis, and the first round of Competitive applications will be accepted through April 1, 2016. A total of $3.5 million will be available in this round of funding for competitive grants.