For Immediate Release: August 11, 2023 



Coalfield Water Development Fund Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Grant Awards 


The Coalfield Water Development Fund (CWDF) Executive Committee met on August 9, 2023 to screen applications for grant funding for safe drinking water projects.  The Committee will recommend the following grant awards to the CWDF Board at its next meeting.  


Individuals interested in making comments on these proposed awards may send written comments to the CWDF by September 11, 2023. The mailing address for the Coalfield Water Development Fund is P. O. Box 2194, Coeburn, VA 24230. 



Name of Project  

Award Proposed  

Buchanan County PSA 

Remaining Phases of Hurley Regional Water Project 


Dickenson County PSA 

Backbone Ridge Phase IV/Gilbert Drive  Water Line Replacement 


Lee County PSA 

Frog Level Water Extension Project – Willow Tree Road 


Wise County PSA 

Pound Water Treatment Plant Security Improvements Project