.08 Project Establishment.

A. After all parties execute a cost sharing agreement, and upon notice to the local district by the applicant, an applicant shall begin the approved project.

B. The applicant shall be responsible for all steps in completing the project, including, but not limited to, obtaining any necessary permits and the services of contractors, or obtaining any necessary materials or equipment to complete project construction.

C. The applicant shall provide the Department with a copy of the nutrient management plan immediately upon its final preparation when submitting a claim for payment for cost share assistance.