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The State of Missouri is a beneficiary of The Volkswagen Diesel Emissions Environmental Mitigation Trust (VW Trust). As the lead agency, the Missouri Department of Natural Resources developed a 10-year Beneficiary Mitigation Plan for awarding over $41 million to Missouri-specific projects by October 2027.

Upcoming Application Guidance Workshops

Application for Funding:

All Applicants Please Bring:

• Large Trucks (Class 8)

• Engine Model Year

• School, Shuttle and Transit Buses

• Annual Mileage

• Locomotives

• Annual Fuel Consumption

• Marine/Ferries/Tugboats

• Annual Idling Hours

• Medium Trucks (Class 4-7)

• Gross Vehicle Weight Rating

• Aircraft Service Equipment

• Fuel Type

• Forklift and Cargo-Handling Equipment

• Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA)

Thursday, Sept. 19
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Southeast Missouri Regional Planning Commission
1 W. St. Joseph Street

Hosted by Southeast Missouri Regional Planning Commission
Phone 573-547-8357

Thursday, Sept. 19
1 - 3 p.m.
Meramec Regional Planning Commission
4 Industrial Drive
St. James

Hosted by Meramec Regional Planning Commission
Phone 573-265-2993

Past Workshops


Aug. 20
Osage Beach
Hosted by: Lake of the Ozarks Council of Local Governments

Aug. 22
Hosted by: Mark Twain Regional Council of Governments

Aug. 22
Kansas City
Hosted by: Mid-America Regional Council

Sept. 4
Hosted by: Truman Coordinating Council

Sept. 6
St. Louis
Hosted by: St. Louis Clean Cities and the St. Louis County Department of Health

Sept. 10
Poplar Bluff
Hosted by: Ozark Foothills RPC

Sept. 13
Hosted by: Ozarks Clean Air Alliance

VW Appplication Guidance Workshops Adobe® PowerPoint® Presentation

Find current and historical information and reports concerning the VW Trust funds by category:

Apply for funding
School buses
Transit and shuttle buses
Government trucks
Government trucks
Locomotive and marine
Airport and cargo equipment


More Information

Missouri's Plan
Background and Outreach Efforts

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