The Truck Improvement/Modernization Benefitting Emission Reductions (TIMBER) Program is a voucher funding option to reduce emissions by replacing 2006 or older model diesel engine log trucks with 2010 or newer model diesel engine log trucks. When used to offset vehicle replacement costs, qualifying projects are eligible for up to $60,000. What is the process?
Who can apply?
You must be registered in the TRUCRS
database, and have selected the Truck & Bus Regulation Log Truck Phase-In option, the NOx Exempt Area extension or the Small Fleet Option prior to applying. Applicants may download the application packet from this website or request a copy from the District office.
Any individual, business, public agency, or non-profit organization that is located in, or that operates within, the boundaries of the state of California. Note: Applicants are limited to a maximum of 10 TIMBER grants per fleet, per year. What happens if my project is selected for grant funding?
If your project meets the program criteria and has no outstanding violations (2011 Carl Moyer Program Guidelines, Chapter 4 section D.2) you and your selected dealership will be issued a Voucher.
More information about the TIMBER program can be found at CARB's website.
Amended TIMBER Program September 10, 2015