Grant Funding Opportunities Available
The application period is currently open for the Land and Water Conservation Fund, Recreational Trails Program, Recycling and Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Management Grants Programs. Cities, counties, state and federal agencies are eligible to apply for funds under these programs.
Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF)
The Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) provides federal grant funds to protect important natural areas, acquire land for outdoor recreation and to develop or renovate public outdoor recreation facilities such as campgrounds, picnic areas, sports and playfields, swimming facilities, boating facilities, fishing facilities, trails, natural areas and passive parks. The minimum request is $25,000 and the maximum is $250,000. The LWCF is a 50/50 matching reimbursement program. Applications are due May 31, 2023.
Recycling and Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)
The Recycling and Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Management Grants Program is funded by the Kentucky Division of Waste Management. The funds are to develop an integrated recycling infrastructure, manage Household Hazardous Waste and provide recycling and HHW public education programs. Any county, waste management district, city, urban-county government or to other political subdivision of the state or any combination of the above, including school districts, shall be eligible to apply. The grant is a 75/25 match grant. Applications will be due on April 3, 2023.
Recreational Trails Program (RTP)
The Recreational Trails Program (RTP) is funded by the Federal Highway Administration. It can be used to provide assistance for acquisition of easements, development and/or maintenance of recreational trails and trailhead facilities for both motorized and nonmotorized use. The RTP beneϐits communities and enhances quality of life. All trails that receive money under this program must remain open to the public and maintained for perpetuity. The minimum request under this program is $25,000 and the maximum is $250,000. The RTP is an 80/20 matching reimbursement program. Applications are due May 31, 2023.
Interested parties may contact Jared Nelson, Jessica Kaminski, or Brian Jones at the PeADD office at (270) 886- 9484 for application information.
2023 Pride of the Pennyrile
September 29th, 2023
Happy Grandparents Day
September 9th, 2023
September 2023 Congregate, Curbside and Home Delivered Meals Menu
September 2nd, 2023
National Senior Center Month
August 29th, 2023
PeADD 2023 State and Local Cybersecurity Grant Program Applications
August 28th, 2023
August 15th, 2023
Prepare Before Disasters Strike in Christian County
August 15th, 2023
Cyber Tabletop Exercises
August 12th, 2023
August 2023 Congregate, Curbside and Home Delivered Meals Menu
August 1st, 2023
July Community & Economic Development Funding Opportunities
July 11th, 2023
Senior Nutrition Program 50th AnniversaryNational Social Work MonthPublic Comments Being Accepted for Aging Services Area PlanPennyrile AAAIL Advisory Council MeetingKentucky Brownfield Program and Tetra Tech Seeking to Redevelop and Revitalize KentuckyMarion-Crittenden County E-911 Board Recipient of Funding Awarded to Purchase Up-to-Date Technology, Related InfrastructureWant to know if you are exposed to RADON in your home?