Neighborhood Park and Street Fund grant opportunity!

Don’t miss your chance to get funding to improve a sidewalk, park, or street in your neighborhood!  February 3 is the deadline to apply to this year’s Neighborhood Park and Street Fund.

Photo courtesy of East Ballard Community Association – street funds were used to improve crossing and beautification at 14th Ave NW and NW 58th St.

Photo courtesy of East Ballard Community Association – street funds were used to improve crossing and beautification at 14th Ave NW and NW 58th St.

 

In 2014, the Neighborhood Park and Street Fund has $1.2 million to support projects that are proposed by the community. Funding can be used for projects valued up to $90,000. Examples of transportation improvements include:

  • Marked crosswalks, curb ramps, and pedestrian countdown signals
  • Traffic circles, media islands, and speed feedback signs
  • Sidewalk repair and minor sidewalk construction

Any individual, neighborhood group, or business group is eligible and encouraged to apply. Learn more at http://www.seattle.gov/neighborhoods/npsf/.