2020 Boating Infrastructure Grant (BIG) Program

Boating Infrastructure Grant Program Accepting Applications through August 3, 2020

The Boating Infrastructure Grant (BIG) Program offers public and private marinas funds for creation or renovation of transient facilities for recreational boats 26'+.

What types of projects can be funded?
  • Mooring buoys

  • Day-docks

  • Navigational aids (channel markers, buoys, directional information)

  • Transient slips (slips that boaters with recreational vessels occupy for no more than 15 consecutive days)

  • Safe harbors for transients

  • Floating docks and fixed piers

  • Floating and fixed breakwaters

  • Dinghy docks

  • Restrooms and showers

  • Retaining walls

  • Bulkheads

  • Dockside utilities

  • Recycling and trash receptacles

  • Dockside electric service

  • Dockside water supplies

  • Dockside pay telephones

  • Debris deflection booms

  • Marine fueling stations 


Deadline for applications is August 3, 2020

For more information, log on to the State's portal.

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