Local Government Park and Outdoor Recreation

Local Government Park and Outdoor Recreation

State Agencies
Funder Name:
Great Outdoors Colorado
Eligible Applicants:
Local governments and Utility Districts
Relevant Project Area:
Habitat Improvement, Biodiversity, & Riparian Restoration
Conservation & Land Acquisition
Funding Range:

Our Local Government Park, Outdoor Recreation and Environmental Education (LPOR) Grants—and Mini Grants for smaller projects costing $60,000 or less—are designed for the following types of projects:

  • New park development: Creating a park where one does not exist.
  • Enhancing existing park facilities: Improving current park facilities, including installing or creating new facilities at existing parks.
  • Park land acquisition: Acquiring land for a future park.
  • Environmental education facilities: Building new facilities or enhancing existing ones.

RiversEdge West's

mission is to advance the restoration of riparian lands through collaboration, education, and technical assistance.