Program: Pollution prevention local grants

Appropriation:

All from Special Revenue Funds:

$250,000

 

Total:

$250,000

Program Description:

This appropriation funds the Pollution Prevention local grant, a grant for local toxic waste disposal education programs.

Recommended Action:

This grant program funds services that are already available through a range of other sources and should be eliminated. Savings: $250,000

Program: Radon grants

Appropriation:

Federal Funds:

$90,000

 

GF/GP:

$45,000

 

Total:

$135,000[9]

Program Description:

This appropriation funds a grant that subsidizes public-education and local health-department radon programs.

Recommended Action:

This grant program should be eliminated. To the extent that these activities are necessary, the DEQ Radiological Division is adequately funded to provide them.  Savings: $135,000.