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Go Green Grant Program

This matching grant program aids Town residents seeking to install or expand rain gardens, rain barrels, and other stormwater management projects that demonstrate a significant reduction in stormwater run-off; and to install or expand solar power systems. The purpose of this program is to partner with residents in small and impactful residential projects that promote sustainable and green practices throughout the neighborhoods in Riverdale Park.

 Eligible Applicants: Any owner-occupied single-family residential property in the Town of Riverdale Park for which all property taxes and other financial obligations to the Town are paid, and for which no zoning or code violations exist.

Geographic Boundary: Any County-Designated Single-Family Residential Zone.

Maximum Award: Grant not-to-exceed $500 per property per year.

Open Application Period: Applications are accepted on a continual basis. Applications received are reviewed in the first week of the following month.

Required Match: Awardees must demonstrate the applicant’s dollar-for-dollar match (1:1).

Use Restriction: Ineligible uses include any work performed that does not meet the Town’s goals for improving sustainability and green practices.

Limitation: This incentive program does not waive any permit or development-related fees imposed by the State, County, or Town.

This program is subject to funding availability and the Town reserves the right to amend, modify or cancel this program at any time with or without notice.

Program Administration:

Funding:
  • Subject to funding availability, up to twelve (12) grants not to exceed five hundred dollars ($500) each may be made in FY 2020 from the Community Development Fund.
Process:
  • The program will be promoted through the Town’s established outreach programs.
  • Applications will be reviewed and approved for funding by a staff team under the direction of the Town Manager.
Application Forms:
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