The Drinking Water State Revolving Fund
Protecting America's Public Health for 20 Years
$35.4 billion
14,000
$3.0 billion
States leveraged EPA's $19 billion
into projects over the last 20 years
Loans made to repair, replace, and
build infrastructure since 1997
For prevention-focused, capacity-
building DWSRF and PWSS support
EPA funds
state
DWSRFs, and
states
provide a
20% match
Repayments
begin 1 year
after
project
completion
1.6%
Average DWSRF
interest rate in 2017
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3.3%
Market-value
interest rate
All 50 States
and
Puerto Rico
have
DWSRFs
Types of Projects
•	Treatment
•	Storage
•	Transmission &
Distribution
•	Source
•	Consolidation
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Who is Eligible?
Publicly or
privately-owned
community water
systems
Non-profit non-
community water
systems
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For every $1
from federal
government...
Loan Terms:
Up to 20 years
(30 years for
disadvantaged
communities or
design life of the
project, whichever
is less)
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$1.87 has
gone to help
communities
www.epa.gov/drinkingwatersrf
November 2017

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