Rebate - Plumbing Fixtures

One Water Mini-Grant

Apply for your "One Water" mini-grant rebate for plumbing fixtures in the form below.  You will need to take photos of the properly installed low-flow plumbing fixture, the "water sense" label, and a photo or scan of the receipt.  In order to obtain the rebate, you must have met the following requirements:

Low Flow Plumbing Fixtures Requirements:

  • Applicant must be a South St. Paul property owner with non-delinquent water utility bill accounts.
  • The grant requires the property owner to match grant funds, with most grants expected to be matched based on the table below.. 
  • Product or project must be installed at address listed on applicant's utility bill account.
  • All purchases must be made after grant approval and receipts submitted by October 19, 2018.
  • Applicant responsible for securing any plumbing permits necessary for project, if required and/or submit proof of proper installation.
  • Receipts or invoices which clearly identify model, date of purchase and WaterSense program qualification information must be provided before dispersal of the funds.
  • For toilet purchases, both tank and bowl must have WaterSense label.
  • Funds are limited, applications processed based on receipt of qualified low income households (at 185% of 2018 Poverty Level per HHS Poverty Guidelines) and then in order of receipt.  See 2018 poverty guidelines at the end of this work plan.
  • The City will require the applicant to show verification of income via a 2017 tax return, enter into an agreement for funding with the City, and show receipts with dates for work and materials on or before October 19, 2018.
  • The City may prioritize eligible items available based on the level of interest and the return on investment to City interests.

Description

Eligible Items

Max. No. of

Eligible Items per Household

Grant Match %

Max. Grant Award**

Faucets and Showerheads

WaterSense Faucet

2 at $50 each

50%

$50

WaterSense Showerhead

2 at $50 each

50%

$50

Faucet Aerator (wo/Faucet)

2 at $5 each

50%

$5

Toilet

WaterSense Toilet

(Tank & Bowl)

2 at $200 each

50%

$200

Irrigation Controllers

WaterSense Controller

1 at $130 each

50%

$65

Plumbing or Irrigation Contractor (Not self-performed):

50%

$130

      *Maximum award per household for low-flow plumbing fixtures & irrigation controllers is $500.