I am pleased to share that the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development (EOHED) is now accepting applications for the Massachusetts Dredging Program’s 2023 annual grant round. One-year construction grants will be competitively awarded, with a focus on shovel-ready dredging projects that support the economic vitality, vibrant waterfronts, maritime safety, or ecosystem health of Massachusetts's harbors.
The MA Dredging Program is open to the Commonwealth’s 78 coastal municipalities. A minimum 50% non-state match is required for any application to be considered. For complete details on the 2023 round, please review the RFP and associated documents available on COMMBUYS, bid# BD-23-1100-EED01-EED01-86375. In addition, a pre-recorded information session is available for interested applicants on EOHED’s YouTube channel.
Questions regarding the 2023 RFP will be accepted via email through April 18. Please see the RFP for emailing instructions. Applications must be received via electronic submission no later than May 5, 2023.