2021 GROW Program Grant Offers - Cycle 6

Municipal PartnerProject DescriptionGROW Grant Received

Baldwin Borough

Sanitary sewer lining (I/I) – Streets Run Multi-Municipal Sewer Rehabilitation Project (I/I) - The project is a comprehensive sewer rehabilitation project with infrastructure improvements in five municipalities including Baldwin Borough, Brentwood Borough, Borough of Whitehall, West Mifflin Borough, and the City of Pittsburgh. This project includes sewer lining, manhole repairs and modifications to the sewer alignment and is the largest multi-municipal project submitted to the GROW program to date, in both project scope and the number of municipalities participating in the project. $5,432,500

Municipality of Bethel Park

Sanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of sanitary sewer lining in several portions of the municipality near McLaughlin Run.$108,700
Borough of EtnaSewer separation and direct stream inflow removal (SS, DSIR) – This project consists of removing two sources of inflow from the combined sewer system in a residential neighborhood tributary to Pine Creek.  $680,379.02
Ingram BoroughSewer separation (SS) – The project includes the removal of two cross-connections of the stormwater sewer system to the sanitary sewer system. $280,000
Monroeville Municipal AuthoritySewer lining (I/I) – Sanitary sewer lining of 2,767 linear feet of sewer lines near East Thompson Run.$26,400
Mt. LebanonSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – The project consists of approximately 1,400 linear feet of sanitary sewer lining in a residential area along Cedar Boulevard.  $39,700
Mt. Lebanon
Sanitary sewer lining (I/I) – The project consists of approximately 2,000 linear feet of sanitary sewer lining in a residential area along Eisenhower Drive. $47,400
Township of O’HaraSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – The project includes lining of 7,100 linear feet of sanitary sewer lines. $69,600
Pittsburgh Water and Sewer AuthoritySanitary sewer lining (I/I) –The project consists of 22,500 linear feet of sanitary sewer lining in the Carrick neighborhood of Pittsburgh. $391,700
Pittsburgh Water and Sewer AuthorityDirect stream inflow removal (DSIR) – The Four Mile Run Stormwater Project encompasses Schenley Park and several Pittsburgh neighborhoods including Garfield, Hazelwood, Oakland, and Squirrel Hill. This project will capture and route stormwater through a natural channel that will follow the path of the historic streams that formed Four Mile Run from Panther Hollow Lake to the Monongahela River. The project includes daylighting of the stream through Schenley Park then directing that flow to a designated storm sewer directing it to the Monongahela River. The total cost of the project for design and construction is $29,618,661 and the project received the maximum GROW grant award of $10,000,000.
Ross TownshipSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of 65,000 linear feet of sanitary sewer lining along Spring Run and in the adjacent residential area. $248,484.07
Scott TownshipSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of 3,545 linear feet of sanitary sewer lining along Kane Boulevard and the adjacent residential area.  $139,400
Borough of SharpsburgSewer separation and direct stream inflow removal (SS/DSIR) – This multi-municipal project includes the removal of a stream which enters the combined sewer system along Ravine Street in Sharpsburg.  Additional drainage area from surrounding municipalities and stormwater from PA State Route 28 will also be separated from the combined sewer system.  $4,758,133.71
South Fayette Township Municipal AuthoritySanitary sewer lining (I/I) – The project consists of 9,380 linear feet of sanitary sewer lining along the Portman Run sewer main.  $93,200
Wilkinsburg BoroughSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of 7,600 linear feet of sanitary sewer lining in the Laketon neighborhood of Wilkinsburg. $360,047.17

2020 GROW Program Grant Offers – Cycle 5

Municipal PartnerProject DescriptionGROW Grant Received
Borough of AspinwallWestern Avenue sewer separation (SS) - The project consists of separating stormwater from the existing combined municipal sewer system. This will be the third such project following Eastern Avenue and Center Avenue sewer separation projects, already funded through the ALCOSAN GROW Program. $537,199.94
Borough of AvalonSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of sanitary sewer lining along Spruce Run Road.$72,900
Bellevue BoroughSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of sanitary sewer lining and smoke testing primarily along Orchard Avenue and North Avenue between Union Avenue and N. Sprague Avenue. $84,100
Blawnox BoroughSewer lining (I/I) - Reimbursement for the lining of 1,191 linear feet of sewer lines along 5th Street and Fountain Street. $21,700
Brentwood BoroughSewer lining (I/I) – Reimbursement for the lining of 1,925 linear feet of sewer lines in the residential areas along Wanley Road. $149,118.09
Carnegie BoroughCubbage Street sewer separation (SS) – The project consists of approximately 1,900 linear feet of new 15-inch storm sewer along with 18 storm manholes and 10 storm inlets along Cubbage Street and 7th Avenue.$408,436.69
Churchill Borough
Collins Road pump station redirection (SO) – This project consists of the design and installation of a 10-inch gravity sewer through a section of the former Churchill Country Club property and connection to an existing Penn Hills gravity sewer. Also, to prevent storm sewer overflow from entering the sanitary sewer, the project includes various repairs to the storm and sanitary sewer in areas that failed smoke tests.$803,471.54
Crafton BoroughCrafton Boulevard sewer separation (SS) – This project consists of separating portions of the combined sewers on Clearview Avenue, Sterrett Street, Barr, Clearview, Harris and Keever Avenues.$2,647,400
Crafton BoroughWoodlawn and Fountain sewer separation (SS) – This project consists of separating portions of the combined sewers along Fountain, Promenade and Woodlawn Streets. $2,072,731.89
Borough of DormontSewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of the lining of 4,600 linear feet of sewer lines along Peermont Avenue and several alleys between Beacon Hill Avenue and West Liberty Avenue.$60,300
Emsworth BoroughPump station upgrade and force main replacement (SO) – This project consists of increasing the size of the force main pipe diameter and increasing the capacity of the Emsworth pump station.$111,900
Borough of Fox ChapelSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – Reimbursement for the lining of 2,035 linear feet of sanitary sewer lines along Pasadena Driver near the intersection with Delafield Road.$16,300
Borough of Fox ChapelSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – Reimbursement for the lining of 4,600 linear feet of sanitary sewer lines along Shirl Drive and Dietrich Road.$33,600
Borough of Fox ChapelSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – Reimbursement for the lining of 1,430 linear feet of sanitary sewer lines along Wynnwood Drive. $11,700
Green Tree BoroughSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of the lining of 2,239 linear feet of sanitary sewer lines located along Parkedge and Sheldon Streets. $36,500
Borough of HomesteadHazel Way sewer separation (SS) – The project consists of construction of a new storm sewer system in order to separate catch basins and storm inlets from the combined sewer system.$1,915,000
Monroeville Municipal AuthoritySanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of the lining of 25,113 linear feet of sanitary sewer lines located within the Abers Creek sewer shed. $245,900
Mt. LebanonSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of the lining of 1,641 linear feet of sanitary sewer lines along Orchard and Thornwood Drives. $41,400
Mt. LebanonSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of the lining of 2,961 linear feet of sanitary sewer lines along Scrubgrass Road. $106,200
O’Hara TownshipSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – Reimbursement for the lining of 5,535 linear feet of sanitary sewer lines.$52,400
City of PittsburghWightman Park project (GSI) - This project is for the construction of a combination of street bioswales and raingardens with underground storage stormwater control features in Wightman Park. The project includes various park improvements benefiting the neighborhood.$352,047.92
Penn HillsSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of the lining of 2,100 linear feet of sanitary sewer lines along Beulah Road and Emrose Drive. $109,700
Pittsburgh Water and Sewer AuthorityChatham University green infrastructure project (GSI) – This project is for the installation of green stormwater infrastructure and related conveyance elements on the campus along Woodland Road.$1,616,452.06
Pittsburgh Water and Sewer AuthorityWightman Park project (GSI) – This project is for the construction of a combination of street bioswales and raingardens with underground storage stormwater control features in Wightman Park. The project includes various park improvements benefiting the neighborhood.$2,992,426.96
Rankin BoroughRankin recreation site sewer separation (SS) – This project consists of two components: separating the combined sewers and redirecting stormwater flow to new retention facilities. $55,400
Ross TownshipSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of the lining of 2,830 linear feet of sanitary sewer lines along Lingay Drive.$103,000
Shaler Township Sanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of the lining of 2,500 linear feet of sanitary sewer lines in the residential areas along Saxonburg Boulevard and Cunningham Run. $207,807.83
Wilkinsburg BoroughSanitary sewer lining (I/I) – This project consists of the lining of 11,055 linear feet of sanitary sewer lines along Center Street between South Avenue and Glenn Avenue including several side streets. $311,300

2019 GROW Program Grant Offers – Cycle 4

Municipal PartnerProject DescriptionGROW Grant Received
Bellevue BoroughReimbursement for sanitary sewer lining to reduce the amount of inflow and infiltration in the Jacks Run sewershed.$38,500
Bellevue BoroughSanitary sewer lining on Dawson Avenue to reduce the amount of inflow and infiltration in the Spruce Run sewershed.$222,000
Bethel Park Municipal Authority Reimbursement for project along McLaughlin Run sewershed consisting of sewer lining, spot repairs of a sewer line, replacement of 394 linear feet of lateral pipe, and replacement of six manholes. 
$123,200
Castle Shannon Borough 
Repair of structural pipe defects within the sanitary sewer system along Connor Road and McCully Road. $96,000
Crafton Borough Crafton Boulevard - proposed approximately 2,800 feet of new storm sewer. $2,000,000
Crafton Borough South 
Grandview Avenue - proposed to separate the public storm sewer collection system from the combined sewer collection system. $466,781.50
Borough of Dormont
This project consists of sewer lining to reduce the amount of inflow and infiltration near West Liberty Avenue. $91,870.89
Borough of Dormont
This project consists of sewer lining to reduce the amount of inflow and infiltration near Potomac Avenue. $50,400
Borough of Etna
Remove runoff from roofs and paved areas in the Borough of Etna’s Butler Street central business district from its combined sewer system, reduce stormwater runoff, and improve the appeal of the existing streetscape. $354,300
Borough of Fox Chapel
Sanitary sewer line and manhole replacement in the Riverview Terrace neighborhood. $251,400
Girty’s Run Joint Sewer Authority
This project consists of replacing clay sewer pipe with PVC and sewer lining of a deficient sanitary sewer within a residential collector system within the Wible Run sewershed. $75,200
McCandless Township Sanitary AuthorityInstallation of 2,467 sewer lining, segment end sealing and service connection work in Lowries Run Interceptor segments. 
$251,394.34
McDonald Sewage AuthorityRobinson Run - raising manholes along and in Robinson Run to reduce inflow and infiltration.
$9,600
Monroeville Municipal AuthoritySanitary sewer lining along Woodhaven Drive in the Garden City neighborhood to reduce the amount of inflow and infiltration in the TR-06 sewershed. 
$801,500
Municipality of Mt. LebanonShadowlawn – This project consists of the lining of trunk line sanitary sewers downstream from Oak Forest Drive to prevent additional groundwater inflow into the sanitary lines. 
$40,797.88
Municipality of Mt. LebanonAltoona - Mitigate the flooding/basement backups and re-route the sewers from under the homes, through a proposed parallel sanitary and storm sewer. 
$483,600
North Fayette Township 
Sanitary sewer and manhole lining in the Upper Oakdale sewershed. $35,600
Municipality of Penn Hills 
Orin Street – 2,080 linear feet of full length sewer lining of sanitary sewer lines in the residential area along the stream off of Orin Street. $78,000
City of Pittsburgh
Construct new stormwater controls in the parking lot and site surrounding the proposed new golf clubhouse and learning center at The Bob O’Connor Golf Course. $411,900
Pittsburgh Water and Sewer AuthorityPhase one of the Maryland Avenue green stormwater infrastructure project to capture and control stormwater runoff along two blocks of Howe Street and Kentucky Avenue that are bounded by College Avenue to the east and Negley Avenue to the west. This area contains all of Fred Way and Salem Way and one block of Osterburg Way. 
$733,000
Pittsburgh Water and Sewer AuthorityGreen stormwater infrastructure project located in Riverview Park will capture, detain and slow release direct stream inflow (DSI) entering the combined sewer near the intersection of Riverview Drive and Mairdale Avenue. 
$1,224,300
Pittsburgh Water and Sewer AuthorityThis project consists of sewer lining for sanitary sewers and excavated point repairs in the Maytide sewershed along Saw Mill Run. 
$638,800
Pittsburgh Water and Sewer AuthorityThis project consists of sewer lining for sanitary sewers and excavated point repairs in the Poplargrove Project Area along the Becks Run sewershed. 
$303,000
Ross TownshipDenny Park - 3,250 linear feet of sewer lining of the sanitary sewer lines in the residential areas and Denny Park along Jacks Run. 
$84,100
Ross TownshipMcIntyre Sewer Rehab - 1,870 linear feet of sewer lining of the sanitary sewer lines near residential areas and McIntyre Elementary School in Ross Township. Also proposed are rehabilitation of manholes, reinstatement of active service laterals, and top hat liners and manhole frame and lid replacement. 
$170,500
Shaler TownshipSaxonburg Boulevard - 4,600 linear feet of sewer lining of the sanitary sewer lines in the residential areas along Saxonburg Boulevard and Cunningham Run in Shaler Township. Also proposed are rehabilitation of manholes, reinstatement of active service laterals, and top hat liners and manhole frame and lid replacement. 
$403,300
South FayetteMillers Run Trunk Sewer rehabilitation is a combination of sewer lining along with joint grouting to address inflow and infiltration. A limited amount of manhole grouting and spot liners were also included in the scope of work. 
$35,800
West HomesteadRemove the connections between the storm and sanitary sewer systems and further treat the stormwater by means of a bioretention garden along New 8th Avenue. 
$33,292
Wilkins
Queenston Drive – Sewer lining of approximately 6,000 feet of 8-inch diameter sanitary sewer and the reinstatement and grouting of approximately 105 service laterals. $63,100
Wilkinsburg
Sewer lining of approximately 3,250 feet of sanitary and storm sewer, installation of eight sanitary and storm manholes, and the replacement of approximately 150 feet of 8-inch sanitary sewer. $162,600

2017 GROW Program Grant Offers – Cycle 1

Municipal PartnerProject DescriptionGROW Grant Received
AspinwallGreen infrastructure project for Commercial Alley behind the business district$166,500
Bellevue Reimbursement for a sewer rehabilitation project$189,600
Bethel Park Municipal AuthoritySewer rehabilitation project for McLaughlin Run$256,300
Carnegie Sewer separation project along Cooks Lane$144,700
Carnegie Reimbursement for a sewer separation project along Capital Drive$48,100
Crafton  Reimbursement for a sewer separation project for Thomas Street$91,600
Crafton  Construction of a rain garden in a municipal park$80,800

Emsworth

Sewer rehabilitation project for Ohio River Boulevard area$84,100
Etna     

Reimbursement for a green infrastructure project for Walnut and School streets  and adjacent parking lot

$33,386
Etna     Reimbursement for a green streetscape project for business district$86,335
Green Tree Storm sewer removal project on Poplar Street$428,800
HomesteadGreen infrastructure project on Barrett Elementary School property$618,800
McCandless Township Sanitary Authority Reimbursement for a Salem Drive sewer replacement project with Inflow/infiltration improvements$580,200

McKees Rocks

Green infrastructure project for Chartiers Avenue$377,200
Mount Oliver and Pittsburgh Water & Sewer AuthorityReimbursement for an inflow/infiltration reduction project for Transverse Park$76,600 for the borough and $46,700 for the authority
MunhallReimbursement for inflow/infiltration rehabilitation$132,000
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority (Banksville)Green infrastructure project for Hayson Avenue$434,600

Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority(Beltzhoover )

Installation of green infrastructure project in McKinley Park, part of a larger redevelopment plan under design by Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy$285,400
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority(East Liberty )Green infrastructure project for Larimer Park$302,000
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority(Garfield )Installation of a rain garden on a city-owned vacant lot$250,800
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority(Garfield )Green infrastructure project on 10 contiguous vacant lots$494,000
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority(Hill District )Installation of a large bioswale in Terrace Village$242,000
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority(Oakland)Installation of an automated valve system to maximize storm water storage in Panther Hollow Lake$30,600
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority(Polish Hill )Green infrastructure project$318,600
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority(Squirrel Hill )Green infrastructure project for Wightman Park$368,300
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority(Woods Run )Green infrastructure project redirecting existing stream$412,300

Scott   

Eliminating infiltration and inflow in existing pipes$328,900
Shaler  Sewer rehabilitation for Seavey Road and Grandview Avenue$140,600
Shaler  Sewer rehabilitation for Glen Malcolm Drive and S. Magnolia Drive$237,600
Shaler  Sewer rehabilitation for Limestone Drive and Dressel Road$176,100

Sharpsburg  

Stream removal project for Ravine Street, in cooperation with O’Hara, Shaler and PennDOT$1 million

Wilkins

Reimbursement for a sewer separation project in the Linhart area$551,700

2017 GROW Program Grant Offers – Cycle 2

Municipal PartnerProject DescriptionGROW Grant Received
AspinwallA new storm sewer will be installed on Eastern Avenue that will connect to an existing sewer on Freeport Road$433,200
AvalonRehabilitation of a Spruce Run sanitary sewer$75,158
BrentwoodRehabilitation of three brick manholes, replacement of two other manholes and related work on the sanitary sewer system on Viking Drive$72,000
BraddockA new storm sewer will connect to an existing storm sewer on First Street, separating stormwater from a combined system$45,760
CarnegieReimbursement for a project that replaced impervious parking islands with raingardens to slow stormwater runoff and provide water quality treatment$121,100
CarnegieThis Broadway Street sewer separation project will reduce combined sewer overflow volume and provide new storm sewer lines that can be extended for future projects$825,664
DormontReimbursement for removal of a spring from the sanitary sewer system$9,185
EdgewoodReimbursement for rehabilitation of 2,600 feet of pipe in the sanitary sewer system$66,300
EtnaConstruction of green infrastructure in the business district to capture stormwater runoff from adjacent buildings and sidewalks and route it to either a new stormwater park, underground storage tank or permeable paver site $669,800
Girty’s Run Joint Sewer AuthorityRehabilitation of a Stanton Avenue sewer within a storm sewer culvert$64,600
Girty’s Run Joint Sewer AuthorityReplacement of 4,500 feet of a defective sewer at Marie Drive$312,900
HomesteadConstruction of a storm trench on Amity Street to collect stormwater and divert the flow to a raingarden in a municipal park$151,798
IndianaRehabilitation of an existing sewer and a proposal to repair private laterals in the in Ottawa Hills area$81,000
McDonald Sewage AuthorityComplete separation of the McDonald Sewage Authority's combined sewer system, final phase$404,000
Mount OliverInstallation of pervious pavements and underground storage to control runoff from the Middle Street parking lot and adjacent buildings$123,800
Munhall Sanitary Sewer Municipal AuthorityCleaning and separating a sewer that carries only groundwater from the sanitary system and connecting it to the nearby storm sewer system$63,458
North BraddockInstallation of permeable pavers with an underdrain system on Middle Street$84,284
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority (South Side )Installation of green stormwater infrastructure along 21st Street to South Side Park$1.49 million
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority (Hill District )Installation of a stormwater park at the Martin Luther King Field, part of a series of phased projects intended to reestablish the natural drainage paths of Soho Run$855,270
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority (Point Breeze )Renovations of the existing islands maintained by the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy and a bioretention system maintained by the city of Pittsburgh$1.5 million
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority (Oakland)Installation of a stormwater park at the Lawn and Ophelia Parklet $313.900
RankinInstallation of permeable pavers with an underdrain system on Line Way $30,800
SharpsburgSewer separation to take the PennDOT storm and runoff collection system and connect it to a combined pipe on Clay Street that connects to the Ravine Street Stream Removal Project stream conveyance pipe$481,207
Stowe Installation of vegetated rain gardens and infiltration swales in two vacant lots on Fleming Avenue$173,900
TraffordRehabilitation of 950 feet of sanitary sewer pipe on 8th Street$12,200
Turtle CreekInstallation of permeable pavers with an underdrain system on Mercer Street$41,500
WilkinsSeparation of 4,300 linear feet of combined sewers, phase II of a project in the Linhart area, $112,500
WilkinsburgRehabilitation of 5,400 feet in the South Avenue sanitary sewer system$228,300
WilmerdingInstallation of permeable pavers with an underdrain system on Wall Street$140,318

GROW Program Grant Offers – Cycle 3

Municipal PartnerProject DescriptionGROW Grant Received
AspinwallThe Center Avenue sewer separation project includes installation of a new storm sewer and rerouting catch basins from the old combined sewer to it. $477,700
Baldwin TownshipThis is reimbursement for the Dewalt Drive sanitary sewer system lining to limit inflow/infiltration of the pipe. $8,600
BellevueThis is reimbursement for a 2016 project in which a portion of the sanitary sewer system was lined to limit inflow/infiltration of the pipe. $34,900 
BraddockThe First Street sewer separation project includes installation of a new storm sewer and rerouting catch basins from the old combined sewer to the new storm sewer. $112,625
Castle ShannonThis is reimbursement for lining the sanitary sewer system to limit inflow/infiltration of the pipe. $307,100
CraftonThe Fountain-Sycamore sewer separation project includes installation a new storm sewer and rerouting catch basins from the old combined sewer to the new storm sewer. $94,052
DormontThis comprehensive sewer rehabilitation project consists of lining the sanitary sewer system to limit inflow/infiltration of the pipe.  $320,715
Fox ChapelThis is reimbursement for lining the sanitary sewer system to limit inflow/infiltration of the pipe. $658,416
McCandlessThis Lower Lowries Run project involves lining a sanitary sewer system to limit inflow/infiltration. $60,600
MonroevilleThe Woodhaven Drive sewer rehabilitation project consists of lining a portion of the sanitary sewer system to limit inflow/infiltration of the pipe. $93,600
MonroevilleThe Simpson Run sewer rehabilitation project consists of lining a portion of the sanitary sewer system to limit inflow/infiltration of the pipe. $101,500
MunhallThis project involves rerouting highway drainage from a combined sewer to a new storm sewer. $81,300
Penn HillsThis project under the Churchill Country Club consists of lining the sanitary sewer system to limit inflow/infiltration. $122,500
Pittsburgh (Shadyside)The Maryland Avenue green infrastructure project involves construction of underground stormwater storage that will route runoff into three interconnected tanks under the street and permeable pavers on Salem Way. The objective is to address flooding issues. $721,800
Pittsburgh (Downtown/Hill District )This is reimbursement for the green stormwater infrastructure component of a large-scale capital project to create park space connecting the Hill District to Downtown. $408,900
RossThis project consists of lining the sanitary sewer along Sewickley-Oakmont Road to limit inflow/infiltration. $88,100
ScottThis project consists of lining the sanitary sewer system to limit inflow/infiltration. $258,900
VeronaThis project consists of lining a portion of the sanitary sewer system near South Avenue at 2nd, 3rd and 4th streets to limit inflow/infiltration. $58,900
WilmerdingThis is reimbursement for the Herman Avenue sewer separation project that rerouted an existing storm sewer away from a combined sewer and into an existing storm sewer on Westinghouse Avenue. $106,369

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