NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) will accept applications for its Fiscal Year 2013 Technical Assistance Grants (TAG) program through 4:30 p.m. on Friday, August 31. A competitive funding pool of $30,000 has been budgeted.
All New York State town and Pennsylvania township members of the UDC, as well as the counties of Sullivan, Orange, and Delaware in NY, and Wayne and Pike in PA, are eligible to submit project proposals that further the implementation of the River Management Plan for the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River.
Grant criteria, application forms, contract guidelines, and a directory of past projects are posted at www.upperdelawarecouncil.org
The UDC’s Project Review Committee will hold a special meeting on Sept. 11 at 6:30 p.m. at the Narrowsburg office to review proposals with the applicants. Approval of FY 2013 grant awards is expected at the Oct. 4, 7 p.m., monthly UDC meeting. Mid-term progress reports by successful grantees will be due by Feb. 28, 2013.
The deadline for municipalities to complete their projects and submit their documentation for reimbursement will be July 26, 2013.
Since the non-profit organization’s inception in 1988, the UDC has awarded $687,492 to help subsidize 201 non-construction projects. Call (845) 252-3022 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.