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Grants Applications Sought until April 1, 2017

The Cedar Trails Partnership is inviting applications for financial assistance for projects that will further the Partnership’s goals.  The Cedar Trails Partnership grant moneys may be used as matching or primary funds for trail projects in Black Hawk and contiguous counties.  Eligible projects include those that will:

Expand or improve the Cedar Valley trail system

Maintain the trails to the highest obtainable standards of safety, beauty, and utility
Promote the Cedar Valley trail system as a recreational resource and a vacation and tourism destination
Educate trail users in trail etiquette and safe trail use

Grants have previously funded trail sweeping equipment, snow trail grooming equipment, trail counters, overlooks, prairie plantings, crack sealing, signage, bicycle maintenance stations and many other projects. 

Funding requests can range from $500 to $2,500.  Applications, with proposal specifications, can be obtained at www.cedartrailspartnership.org or by calling 319-268-4266.  The deadline for submission of applications is April 1, 2017.  Awards will be announced by April 30, 2017.




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