URBAN GREENING GRANT PROGRAM FUNDING AWARDS

The California Natural Resources Agency has implemented the Urban Greening Awards –the grant program is distributing $76 million statewide to projects that transform the urban environment into places that are more sustainable, enjoyable, and effective in creating healthy and vibrant communities by establishing and enhancing parks and open space, using natural solutions to improving air and water quality and reducing energy consumption, and creating more walkable and bikeable trails.  These grants are Funded by Cap and-Trade revenues and often benefit disadvantaged communities.  Click on the link to view the awards.