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Fall 2023 Grants Awarded

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GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO – The Garfield County Federal Mineral Lease District Board of Directors announces the following awards for its Fall 2023 Grant Cycle: 

Awards in the Traditional Grant Program: 

Carbondale Community SchoolRoof Replacement$191,000
Colorado River BOCESEPIC Program Vehicles$91,000
Grand Valley Fire Protection DistrictWildfire Communications$66,000
New Castle, Town ofRaw Water Irrigation$365,000
Parachute / Battlement Mesa Parks & Recreation DistrictRecreation Center Sewer Line$58,000
Parachute, Town ofWasson McKay House$460,000
Silt, Town ofWater Tank Refurbishment$183,000

Awards in the Mini Grant Program:

Colorado River BOCESYampah High School Roof Gutters / Fencing$15,500
Colorado River Fire RescueApparatus Lift Jack$25,000
New Castle, Town ofEmergency Signage / Message Board$20,500
Parachute Battlement Mesa Parks & RecreationDistrict Pool Sanitation Equipment$13,000
Parachute, Town ofPolice Vehicle$25,000
Silt, Town ofPublic Works Vehicle$25,000


Grants awarded for the Fall 2023 Grant Cycle totaled $1,538,000.00 with $1,414,000.00 awarded through seven grants in the Traditional Grant Program, and $124,000.00 awarded through six grants in the Mini Grant Program. 

Since its inception in 2011, the Garfield County Federal Mineral Lease District Board of Directors has awarded 315 grants totaling $34,146,772.83, including $100,000.00 in Grantee of the Year Awards, and the awards listed above.

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