Fort Peck Reservation Rural Water System

To ensure a safe and adequate municipal, rural and industrial water supply for the residents of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation in the State of Montana; and to assist the citizens in those portions of Roosevelt, Sheridan, Daniels, and Valley Counties that are outside the Fort Peck Indian Reservation,
in developing safe and adequate municipal, rural, and industrial water supplies.
Examples of Funded Projects

Fiscal Year 2017: Fort Peck has completed construction on the Water Treatment Plant (WTP) and transmission pipelines to Dry Prairie customers on both the western and eastern areas outside the reservation boundaries.

Dry Prairie has completed projects in Valley and Sheridan Counties, supplying project water to communities and rural residents from Nashua to St.

Marie, and from Culbertson to Plentywood.

Fiscal Year 2018: No information available.

Fiscal Year 2019: No information available.


Agency - Department of the Interior

The Department of the Interior protects and provides access to the Nation's natural and cultural heritage, including responsibilities to Indian tribes and island communities. Departmental goals include resource protection and usage, overseeing recreational opportunities, serving communities and excellence in management.

Office - See Regional Agency Offices.

Montana Area Office: Mr. Steve Davies, Area Manager, Bureau of Reclamation, PO Box 30137, Billings, MT, 59107-0137, Telephone 406.247.7298, E-mail: sdavies@usbr.gov.



Program Accomplishments

Fiscal Year 2017: Fort Peck has completed construction on main transmission pipelines to the western and eastern reservation boundaries and branch pipelines between the reservation communities of Wolf Point, Frazer, Poplar, and Brockton. Dry Prairie currently utilizes project water to supply water to parts of Valley County between the communities of Nashua and St. Marie, and into Sheridan County from Culbertson, as far north as the community of Plentywood through completed project infrastructure. Fiscal Year 2018: Information not available. Fiscal Year 2019: Information not available.

Uses and Use Restrictions

The project is for the construction of municipal, rural, and industrial water supply systems that will serve the Fort Peck Indian Reservation (Assiniboine and Sioux Rural Water System), and all or portions of Valley, Daniels, Sheridan and Roosevelt counties in northeastern Montana (Dry Prairie Rural Water System).

Eligibility Requirements

Applicant Eligibility

The Fort Peck Tribal Executive Board, Dry Prairie Rural Water Association Incorporated (or any successor non-Federal entity).

Beneficiary Eligibility

The Fort Peck Indian Reservation, the Dry Prairie Rural Water Association, and the residents of all or portions of Valley, Daniels, Sheridan and Roosevelt counties in the State of Montana.

Credentials/Documentation

No Credentials or documentation are required. This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles.

Aplication and Award Process

Preapplication Coordination

These projects have met the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969, and final engineering reports and water conservation plans have been approved.

Any proposed changes in the scope of these projects will be reviewed for continued compliance.

An environmental impact statement is required for this program.

An environmental impact assessment is required for this program.

This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.

12372.

Application Procedures

2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. Annual work plans and budgets are negotiated annually. The applicants must submit all applicable SF-424 Application for Federal Assistance forms, along with technical proposals and budget narratives.

Award Procedures

Once the parties agree with their respective annual scopes of work and budgets, Reclamation's Great Plains Region finalizes the amendments.

Deadlines

Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.

Authorization

Fort Peck Reservation Rural Water System Act of 2000, Pub. L. 106-382.

Range of Approval/Disapproval Time

Not Applicable.

Appeals

Not Applicable.

Renewals

Funding is available until all currently appropriated funds have been expended for this program. Additional funding for the program is at the discretion of Congress. Any request for a time extension must be in writing and in accordance with the provisions stated in the agreement.

Assistance Considerations

Formula and Matching Requirements

Statutory formulas are not applicable to this program. Matching Requirements: The Federal share of the Fort Peck project is 100 percent (Sec. 4(j)); the Federal share of the Dry Prairie Rural Water System project is 76 percent (Sec. 5(a)(2). Construction costs for both projects will total $193 million (1998 dollars) with Dry Prairie's cost being $68 million and the Reservation's portion being $125 million. Funds are to be available until expended. MOE requirements are not applicable to this program.

Length and Time Phasing of Assistance

Beginning in fiscal year 2001, funding for these projects was authorized to be appropriated until year 2020. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: Payment terms vary by agreement awarded under this program.

Post Assistance Requirements

Reports

Unless otherwise stated in the agreement document, recipients shall submit the following reports on an annual basis: (1) SF-425, Federal Financial Report; and (2) Program Performance Reports.

Upon completion of the agreement, recipients shall submit a final: (1) SF-425, Federal Financial Report; and (2) Program Performance Report; and (3) other specific reports that may be applicable to the agreement such as property inventories, and patent and invention disclosures.

Cash reports are not applicable.

Progress reports are not applicable.

Annual and final Federal Financial Reports, SF 425.

Performance monitoring is not applicable.

Audits

In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503.

Records

2 CFR 200 UNIFORM ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS, COST PRINCIPLES, AND AUDIT REQUIREMENTS FOR FEDERAL AWARDS and the applicable OMB Circulars. These documents may also be obtained by contacting the Bureau of Reclamation Office listed below.

Financial Information

Account Identification

14-0680-0-1-301.

Obigations

(Project Grants (Cooperative Agreements or Contracts)) FY 17 $15,250,000; FY 18 est $6,000,000; and FY 19 est $4,731,000

Range and Average of Financial Assistance

No Data Available.

Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature

2 CFR 200 UNIFORM ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS, COST PRINCIPLES, AND AUDIT REQUIREMENTS FOR FEDERAL AWARDS and the applicable OMB Circulars. These documents may also be obtained by contacting the Bureau of Reclamation Office listed below.

Information Contacts

Regional or Local Office

See Regional Agency Offices. Montana Area Office: Mr. Steve Davies, Area Manager, Bureau of Reclamation, PO Box 30137, Billings, MT, 59107-0137, Telephone 406.247.7298, E-mail: sdavies@usbr.gov.

Headquarters Office

Doug Davis Great Plains Regional Office: Mr. Doug Davis, Native American Affairs Officer, Bureau of Reclamation, P.O. Box 36900, Billings, MT 59107, Billings, Montana 59107 Email: DouglasDavis@usbr.gov Phone: (406) 247-7710 Fax: (406) 247-7695

Criteria for Selecting Proposals

The scopes of work must address and be responsive to the authorizing legislation, the final engineering report and the appropriation ceiling.




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