Capital Partnership Program

The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department (DWSD) Capital Partnership Program allocates $5 million per year to fund installation of approved Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI) projects for nonresidential property owners. Up to 50 percent of design, installation and capital costs will be reimbursed, up to a maximum $50,000 (subject to DWSD discretion).

  • DWSD will prioritize projects that increase GSI in our service area.
  • Applications must meet the eligibility requirements indicated on the application for consideration.
  • DWSD will define the requirements for selected applicants (see sample agreement).
  • The funding will be announced quarterly.

How do I apply?

Complete the application:


Follow the instructions on the form.

You may also submit the completed application and required documents online: