The Vermont Statutes Online
Conservation and Development
AID TO MUNICIPALITIES FOR WATER SUPPLY, POLLUTION ABATEMENT AND SEWER SEPARATION
As used in this
"Agency" means Agency of Natural Resources.
"Board" means the Natural Resources Board.
"Combined sewer separation facilities" means sewers, pipe lines,
pumps, structures and attendant facilities necessary to convey liquid wastes in
such a manner that industrial wastes, domestic sewage, or both, are conveyed
separately from storm water, and may include storm water treatment facilities.
"Department" means the Department of Environmental Conservation.
"Municipality" means a municipality as defined in 1 V.S.A. § 126.
"Pollution abatement facilities" means municipal sewage treatment
plants, pumping stations, interceptor and outfall sewers, and attendant
facilities as prescribed by the Department to abate pollution of the waters of
"Potable water supply facilities" means municipal water sources,
water treatment plants, structures, pipe lines, storage facilities, pumps and
attendant facilities necessary to develop a source of water, and to treat and
convey it in proper quantity and quality for public use within a municipality.
"Secretary" means the Secretary of Natural Resources or the
Secretary's duly authorized representative.
"Disadvantaged municipality" means a municipality or the served area
of a municipality which:
(A) Has a median
household income below the State average median household income as determined
by the Secretary, and which after construction of the proposed water supply
improvements will have an annual household user cost greater than one percent
of the median household income as determined by the Secretary; or
(B) Has a median
household income equal to or greater than the State average median household
income as determined by the Secretary, and which after construction of the
proposed water supply improvements will have an annual household user cost
greater than 2.5 percent of the median household income as determined by the
"Designated center" means a downtown development district, village
center, new town center, growth center, Vermont neighborhood, or neighborhood
development area designated under 24 V.S.A. chapter 76A. (Added 1971, No. 97, §
3, eff. April 22, 1971; amended 1981, No. 222 (Adj. Sess.), § 30; 1987, No. 76,
§ 18; 1997, No. 62, § 57, eff. June 26, 1997; 2003, No. 63, § 61, eff. June 11,
2003; 2003, No. 115 (Adj. Sess.), § 39, eff. Jan. 31, 2005; 2003, No. 121 (Adj.
Sess.), § 63, eff. June 8, 2004; 2013, No. 147 (Adj. Sess.), § 10, eff. June 1,