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About the Village Safe Water Program (VSW)

Contact Information

Marty Brewer
Program Manager
907-269-7613
marlena.brewer@alaska.gov

Village Safe Water

The Village Safe Water (VSW) Program is working with rural communities to develop sustainable sanitation facilities.
Our primary services are:
  • Allocation and Distribution of funding for sanitation facilities.
    • Funding grants to small communities for water and sewer studies and construction projects.
  • Grant Administration
    • Ensure appropriate and effective use of grant funds.
  • Project Oversight, Monitoring and Control
    • One of two agencies responsible for project oversight (along with the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium)