West Virginia American Water offering environmental grants

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – Organizations in West Virginia American Water’s service areas can apply for the company’s 2019 Environmental Grant Program awards, being offered for community-based environmental projects.

The company is looking for projects that improve, restore or protect watersheds, surface water or groundwater supplies through partnerships.

The company’s service areas included in the program are Boone, Braxton, Cabell, Fayette, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Logan, Mercer, Putnam, Raleigh, Summers, Wayne and Webster counties.

Proposed projects must be completed between May 1 and Nov. 30. The deadline to apply is March 29.

Information and application requirements are available online .

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