Projects

 

With more than 50 years of experience in grant writing and administration, Boonslick Regional Planning assists its membership with a variety of community and economic development projects.  If your community has a need, please feel free to contact us.

BRPC Receives 2018 Innovation Award from NADO

Each year, the National Association of Development Organizations recognizes projects in which members have shown creative approaches to advancing regional community and economic development and improved quality of life.  These projects have made significant impacts on regions and demonstrate the diversity of services and program delivery provided by regional development organizations across the country.  BRPC received the 2018 Innovation Award for the City of Jonesburg Economic Development project which brought CertainTeed Corporation to the area.  The project demonstrated collaboration at its best.  Summary of CertainTeed Project.

City of Hawk Point Wastewater

Funding Source/Amount:
Community Development Block Grant – $500,000
USDA Rural Development Grant – $485,000
City of Hawk Point (USDA RD Loan) – $1,660,000 and local $100,457
Description:  The project will close current two-cell lagoon, remove sludge and construct a new storage and land application system that is a non-discharging facility on property acquired by the city on the south side of town.  The project will also construct lines to connect this system to the current system and replace nearly 8,000 l.f. of force main collection system lines.
Status: Project is in progress.
 

Warren County Domestic Violence Shelter

Funding Source/Amount:
Community Development Block Grant – $350,000
Grant Recipient – $50,000 cash and $4,000 in-kind
Description:  The project is on behalf of Warren County Council Against Domestic Violence to expand their current shelter.  The expansion will increase the living space for a maximum of 45 sleeping spaces.  The project will also enhance the septic system to bring into compliance with Missouri Department of Natural Resources requirements.
Status: Project is in progress.
 

Portage Des Sioux Wastewater

Funding Source/Amount:
Community Development Block Grant – $499,917
City of Portage Des Sioux – $957,800 cash and $1,700 in-kind services.
Description:  The project constructed a new wastewater treatment plant, and repairs were made to manholes and sewer lines.
Status:  Project is close to completion.
 

City of Troy Infrastructure Improvements

Funding Source/Amount:
Community Development Block Grant – $800,000
City of Troy – $465,000
Private Investment – $8,100,000 
Description: The City of Troy and a business requested CDBG Industrial Infrastructure Grant funding for road improvements to assist with the company’s expansion in Troy, Missouri
Status:  Project is in progress.
 
 

TEMCO, Inc. – Marthasville Sheltered Workshop

Funding Source/Amount:
Community Development Block Grant – $294,585
TEMCO, Inc. – $62,500 cash and $2,500    in-kind services.
Description:  The project allowed TEMCO, Inc., an extended employment facility-based sheltered workshop in Warren County, to construct a 1,900 sq.ft. addition to create a new work area.  The extra space allowed the existing work area to be converted to a breakroom that would accommodate all employees.  Improvements were also made to make existing restrooms ADA compliant.  Funding also allowed for additional work to be done which enabled TEMCO to have its own water and wastewater systems.
Status:  Project was completed February 2019.

 

City of Middletown Demolition

Funding Source/Amount:
Community Development Block Grant:  $53,045
City of Middletown:  $3,000 cash and $2,500 in-kind
Private Funding:  $2,000
Description:  The project will demolish five vacant dilapidated residential structures which have been vacant for a minimum of 12 months.  The City will be responsible for capping the water and sewer lines.  Property owners have committed to $500 per residential structure.  All structures will be inspected for asbestos.  Following demolition, lots will be leveled and seeded.
Status:  Project is in progress.
 
 

City of Elsberry Wastewater

Funding Source/Amount:
Community Development Block Grant:  $500,000
USDA Rural Development Grant:  $623,500
City of Elsberry (USDA RD Loan):  $3,007,000
Description: The project will construct an extended aeration treatment plant.  The project will be built at the existing lagoon site.  These improvements will allow for compliance of the operating permit and satisfy future ammonia levels with capacity for population growth.
Status:  Project is in progress.
 
 

City of Silex Wastewater Improvement

Funding Source/Amount: 
Community Development Block Grant Program – $1,052,600
DNR Grant:  $152,600
DNR Loan:  $250,000
CGBG Grant:  $500,000
MDFB Loan:  $150,000
Description:  This project will replace two lift stations and will convert an existing lagoon to a zero-discharge drip irrigation treatment system.
Status: Project is in progress.
 
 
 

Some of BRPC’s Past Projects

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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