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Spring 2023 Grants Awarded

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

Awards in the Traditional Grant Program: 

Battlement Mesa Metropolitan District Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade $150,000.00
Garfield County School District #16 Safety and Security Project $150,000.00
New Castle, Town of 2023 Streets Capital Maintenance $150,000.00
Parachute Battlement Mesa Park & 
  Recreation District 
Facility Roof Repair, Phase II $150,000.00
Parachute, Town of  Cardinal Way Sidewalk Improvements $250,000.00
Rifle, City of  Gateway Traffic & Pedestrian Improvements $450,000.00
Silt, Town of Water Treatment Plant Replacement $450,000.00
Silt Water Conservancy District Remote Monitoring System $ 50,000.00

Awards in the Mini Grant Program:

Battlement Mesa Metropolitan District Service Shop Paving $ 25,000.00
Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District 800 MHz Mobile Radios $ 24,900.00
Colorado River Fire Rescue Apparatus Lift Jack Project $ 25,000.00
Gypsum Fire Protection District Station 23 Utilities $ 24,660.00
Rifle Housing Authority Security Upgrades $ 17,500.00
Rifle, City of Grand Hogback Trail $ 20,000.00
Silt, Town of Police Vehicle Equipment $ 24,300.00


Grants awarded for the Spring 2023 Grant Cycle totaled $1,961,360.00 with $1,800,000.00 awarded through eight grants in the Traditional Grant Program, and $161,360.00 awarded through seven grants in the Mini Grant Program.

Since its inception in 2011, the Garfield County Federal Mineral Lease District Board of Directors has awarded 302 grants totaling $32,608,772.83, including $100,000.00 in Grantee of the Year Awards, and the awards listed above.

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