Funding Assistance

Watkins & Associates, L.L.C., has been and continues to be involved with municipalities and authorities striving to receive funds and grants. Through the years we have gained valuable experience in assisting our clients in obtaining grants and low interest loans to fund desperately needed projects that might otherwise not have been constructed.  The following is a list of programs with which Watkins & Associates, LLC has assisted our clients on past and present projects:

  • Annual CDBG Competition
  • Employment Incentive Program (EIP)
  • Redevelopment Fund
  • Immediate Threat and Danger (IT&D)
  • Local Maintenance Improvements Grant (LMIG)
  • Transportation Investment Act (TIA) 
  • Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF)
  • Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF)
  • Georgia Fund
  • Equity Fund
  • Edge Fund
  • SEARCH Grant
  •  Rural Utilities Service (RUS) Loan/Grant Program
  • Revitalization Grant
  • Transportation Grant/Loan Program
Special Purposed Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) Revenue Bonds

In order to obtain funding assistance, Watkins & Associates, L.L.C. provides engineering expertise in the preparation of engineering reports and cost estimates, planning documents, environmental reports and rate studies. Generally, we are part of a team working with other private consultants or the local Regional Development Commission in project development and analysis. We also assist with any special conditions that the utilized funding agency places on the project.

How can we help with your project goals?