10/13 and 10/20 - Information Sessions DEEP Open Space & Watershed Land Acquisition (OSWA) Grant Program

October 13, 2016 - Windsor
10:00am - 12:00pm
CT Agricultural Experiment Station
153 Cook Hill Rd, Windsor, CT 06095

October 20, 2016 – New Haven
1:00pm - 3:00pm
CT Agricultural Experiment Station
123 Huntington St, New Haven, CT 06511

featuring staff from DEEP's Office of Constituent Affairs/Land Management.

The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) has announced the next round of competitive grant funding to assist municipalities, land conservation organizations and water companies with the purchase and preservation of open space lands, urban green space and community gardens through the state of Connecticut's Open Space and Watershed Land Acquisition Program (OSWA).  The deadline for submitting an application is February 2, 2017.

Session Agenda

The first hour of each session will focus on the OSWA Grant Program.
The second hour will focus on the Urban Green/Community Garden Program.

RSVP HERE and please indicate whether you are coming for one or both sessions.

Note: Only communities listed as "targeted" and/or "distressed" are eligible to apply for Urban Green/Community Garden grants. Click HERE and scroll to page 2 of 7 to see if your town is eligible or contact Amy B. Paterson.

Details and links to OSWA grant applications are HERE.

Learn more about all of DEEP's Open Space Programs HERE.