GA - GAC
Rules and Regulations of the State of Georgia
Terms and Conditions of Agreement for Access to Rules and Regulations of the State of Georgia Website

(Note: certain features of this site have been disabled for the general public to prevent digital piracy. If you are an entitled government entity pursuant the Georgia Administrative Procedures Act, O.C.G.A.§ 50-13-7(d) contact the State of Georgia's Administrative Procedures Division at 678-364-3785 to enable these features for your location.)

To access this website, you must agree to the following:

These terms of use are a contract between you and/or your employer (if any), and Lawriter, LLC.

You agree not to use any web crawler, scraper, or other robot or automated program or device to obtain data from the website.

You agree that you will not sell or license anything that you download, print, or copy from this website.

THIS WEBSITE AND ITS CONTENT ARE PROVIDED "AS IS." THE STATE OF GEORGIA AND LAWRITER EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT AND ARE NOT LIABLE TO ANY PERSON FOR ANY ERRORS IN INACCURACIES CONTAINED IN THIS WEBSITE.

By accessing and/or using this website, you agree to the terms and conditions above. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions above, you must cease accessing and/or using this website and destroy all material obtained from this website without your agreement.

If you accept these terms enter the information below and click “I AGREE”.

Chapter 267-9 EMPOWERMENT ZONE\ENTERPRIZE COMMUNITY LOAN - GRANT PROGRAM

Rule 267-9-.01 Purpose

In compliance with the "Fair and Open Grants" Article of the "Budget Accountability and Planning Act of 1993," following is the information on a grant program being implemented in spring/summer 1996.

Rule 267-9-.02 The Name of the Grant Program

Empowerment Zone/Enterprise Community Loan-Grant Program.

Rule 267-9-.03 The Citation to Statutory Basis for the Grant Program in the Official Code of Georgia Annotated or Other General Law of the State of Georgia

Funded from repayments of prior loans and investment earnings of the Authority's Water/Wastewater Loan Programs.

Rule 267-9-.04 The General Scope and Purpose of the Grant Program

To provide water, wastewater or solid waste project funding for any eligible jurisdiction of the State of Georgia within an empowerment zone or an enterprise community as designated by the federal government pursuant to 107 Stat. 543/664.

Rule 267-9-.05 General Terms and Conditions of the Grant

A list of the allowable program activities that can be funded may be found in O.C.G.A. 50-23-4(5)(A-C). The total amount available within the State of Georgia will not exceed $8 million in 1996.

Rule 267-9-.06 Eligible Recipients of the Grant

Local governments as defined in O.C.G.A. 50-23-4(7).

Rule 267-9-.07 The Criteria for the Award of the Grant

The Empowerment Zone/Enterprise Community Loan-Grant Program is a one-time effort designed to assist those jurisdictions in federally-designated empowerment zones/enterprise communities. $2 million has been designated as available in each Empowerment Zone/Enterprise Community area in Georgia. GEFA will accept applications for funding of eligible projects under the terms of its existing Waiting List Loan Program. Each application must be accompanied by a resolution from the governing body of the empowerment zone or enterprise community authorizing the local government to submit an application and concurring with the project. If a local government qualifies as financially able to repay a loan in the full amount of the project, no grant will be given. If the local government cannot repay the full amount of the project, GEFA will make a grant for the remainder of the project costs not covered by loan funds.

Rule 267-9-.08 Directions and Deadlines for Applying for Such Grant

Proposals or applications must be received by September 30, 1996, to be considered. This is a one-time program and will not be extended or reauthorized. Fax Copies will not be accepted or considered for funding. Applications should be mailed to:

Empowerment Zone/Enterprise Community Loan-Grant Program

Georgia Environmental Facilities Authority

100 Peachtree Street, Suite 2090

Atlanta, Georgia 30303-1911