Here is a the current timeline and when we expect the funds to be available, this is a projected timeline and we expect slight changes, we will send notifications or follow us on Facebook.
May 2018: Governor appointed Committee to review the draft state beneficiary mitigation plan.
Mid-May 2018: Based upon Gov Committee feedback, the updated draft BMP will be published for another round of comments, with a comment period of two weeks.
June 2018: Gov Committee to approve final state BMP for submittal to the Trustee.
Summer 2018: IDEM will work with Gov Committee to develop a process on how to solicit for project applications consistent with the approved state BMP (potentially June 2018).
Late Summer/Early Fall 2018: Project applications to be sent to IDEM via online portal; applicants present projects to Gov Committee, IDEM scores projects based on criteria from state BMP and Gov Committee; Gov Committee approves projects based on IDEM scorecard.
1st Quarter 2019: Money will flow directly from Trustee to successful project applicant.
You can stay updated and access the most recent public comments by visiting IDEM’s website: http://www.in.gov/idem/airquality/2712.htm