California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) 

Local Enforcement Agency (LEA) Grants and Loans

Landfill Closure Loan Program: Discontinued

The Landfill Closure Loan Program (LCLP) provided low or interest-free loans for operators of older-technology, unlined landfills who desire to close early to avoid or mitigate potential environmental problems caused or threatened by continued operation of the site. No funding for the LCLP was budgeted for fiscal year 2011/12. Furthermore, via statue, LCLP sunsets as of July 1, 2012.

Past Cycles

The LCLP provided funding opportunities during past fiscal years (FY):

FY 2010-11 | FY 2009-10 | FY 2008-09 | FY 2007-08 | FY 2006-07 | FY 2005-06 | FY 2004-05

Awards

Landfill closure loans awarded by CalRecycle.  

Fiscal Year Operator Name Facility Name Loan Amount ($)
2004-05 City of Portola Portola Landfill 168,000
2004-05 County of Tuolumne Tuolumne Central Jamestown Landfill 472,000
2005-06 County of Butte Neal Road Landfill 500,000
2006-07 County of Imperial Palo Verde Solid Waste Site 55,214
2006-07 County of Imperial Holtville Solid Waste Site 221,340
2006-07 Humboldt Waste Management Authority Cummings Road Landfill 363,446
2007-08 County of Tuolumne Tuolumne Central Jamestown Landfill 500,000
2007-08 Humboldt Waste Management Authority Cummings Road Landfill 136,554
2008-09 County of Kern Buttonwillow Landfill 320,000
2008-09 County of Kern Lost Hills Landfill 320,000
2009-10 No Loans Awarded    
2010-11 County of Trinity Weaverville Landfill 147,157

Grant and Loan Programs for Enforcement or Cleanup

Last updated: February 7, 2011
Grant and Loan Programs, http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/Funding/
Contact: Grants@calrecycle.ca.gov (916) 341-5062