|Agency Name||Sarasota County|
|Web Site|| https://www.scgov.net/NeighborhoodServices/Pages/NeighborhoodGrants.aspx|
|Project Annual Funding Level ||$99,000|
|Range of Funding (Landowner) ||up to $10,000|
|Criteria for funding project ||Formal and informal resident-based neighborhood groups (HOAs, civic associations, etc.) in incorporated or unincorporated Sarasota County are eligible to apply. Improvements must be to commonly-owned or public property. Applicant must match 50% of project cost.|
|Geographic Coverage Area||Sarasota County|
|Description of Program||The neighborhood matching grant program is designed to help Sarasota County residents enhance the safety, health, environment, and/or character of their neighborhoods. Grant funds have been successfully applied toward the removal of invasive plant species.|
|When are landowner applications accepted?||*Submit application no later than September 6, 2017.
*Notify Neighborhood Services (firstname.lastname@example.org) of intent to apply no later than July 10, 2017.
*Application due approximately every March and September.
*Check https://www.scgov.net/NeighborhoodServices/Pages/NeighborhoodGrants.aspx for updates.|
|Match Required?||Yes Yes, at least 50%.|
|Target Invasive Species?||Any federal or state listed invasive species|
|Any other Requirements or Eligibility?||*Must complete a program application and attend the grant orientation workshop. Must have attended a grant workshop within the past three years, by June 19, 2017.
*Next round of workshops will be offered in Starting at the end of May please see the linked document for date/times and locations: https://www.scgov.net/NeighborhoodServices/Neighborhood/Grans%20Overview%20and%20Cycle%2030%20Workshop%20Dates.pdf.
*New workshop/application cycle begins approximately every 6y months.
*All improvements must be made to commonly or publicly owned property.|
|Agreement Required||Yes |
|Permanent Contact Person||Miranda Lansdale|
|contacted last||2017-10-10 00:00:00.0|