Minnesota voters approved the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment to the state constitution in 2008. Beginning in 2009 and continuing through 2034, the Amendment increases the sales and use tax rate by three-eighths of one percent. Amendment dollars are dedicated to four separate funds, one of which is the Clean Water Fund (CWF).
The MDA received $16.66 million from the Clean Water Fund in 2018-2019 and the legislature appropriated $21.72 million of Clean Water Funds for the MDA in 2020-2021. The MDA is using Clean Water Fund dollars to support a variety of programs, projects and activities.
Please use tabs along the top of the page to view all the MDA's Clean Water Fund programs, projects and activities.
- Current Overview: A brief summary of current programs is listed in the MDA's Clean Water Fund Brochure FY22-23 (PDF)
- List of all the MDA's past and current Clean Water funded programs, projects and activities.