GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KREX) — Today the Garfield County Federal Mineral Lease District Board of Directors announced the recipients of the 2023 Spring Grant Cycle.
The awards are as follows;
Traditional Grant Program:
|Battlement Mesa Metropolitan District||Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade||$150,000|
|Garfield County School District #16||Safety and Security Project||$150,000|
|New Castle||2023 Streets Capital Maintenance||$150,000|
|Parachute Battlement Mesa Park & Recreation District||Facility Roof Repair, Phase II||$150,000|
|Parachute||Cardinal Way Sidewalk Improvements||$250,000|
|Rifle||Gateway Traffic and Pedestrian Improvements||$450,000|
|Silt||Water Treatment Plant Replacement||$450,000|
|Silt Water Conservancy District||Remote Monitoring System||$50,000|
Mini Grant Program:
|Battlement Mesa Metropolitan District||Service Shop Paving||$25,000|
|Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District||800 MHz Mobile Radios||$24,900|
|Colorado River Fire Rescue||Apparatus Lift Jack Project||$25,000|
|Gypsum Fire Protection District||Station 23 Utilities||$24,660|
|Rifle Housing Authority||Security Upgrades||$17,500|
|Rifle||Grand Hogback Trail||$20,000|
|Silt||Police Vehicle Equipment||$24,300|
In total, the Garfield County Federal Mineral Lease District allocated $1,961,360 in funds for the 2023 Spring Grant Cycle. Eight grants were awarded in the traditional grant program, totaling $1,800,000 and $161,360 was awarded through seven grants in the Mini Grant Program.
The Garfield County Federal Mineral Lease District Board of Directors has awarded 302 grants totaling over $32 million since its inception in 2011.