DELCO Green Ways Grant Program

DELCO GREEN ways grant program

Epic things are still happening in Delaware County! The Delco Green Ways Grant Program is driving the future of green spaces, trails, and recreation for Delco residents while elevating the County’s system as a unified whole. Round 3 of the Delco Green Ways Grant Program is now OPEN.

All municipalities in the County, and local non-profits working with a municipal partner, are eligible to apply for Round 3 grant funding. Applications can be submitted from September 7, 2022, through October 7, 2022.


September 7, 2022, County opens application period for Delco Green Ways Grant Round 3. All submission materials are available on the County’s website.

September 13, 2022, and September 15, 2022, Information sessions for Questions and Answers about the grant round will be held via Zoom.

  • Click here to see a copy of the power point presentation used at the two Zoom sessions.

    October 7, 2022, Application deadline for Round 3 of the Delco Green Ways Grant program.

    Mid – late October 2022. Green Ways evaluation team reviews applications and prepares recommendations for Delaware County Council’s consideration. Council will review the recommendations, make determinations and announcements at a subsequent public meeting.


Users’ Guide
On-line Grant Application
Grant Application Appendices
      Appendix A Budget Worksheets
      Appendix B Municipal Resolution Template
      Appendix C Boilerplate Grant Agreements
      Appendix D Certificate of Title Form
      Appendix E Declaration of Public Trust, Covenants, Conditions, and Restrictions
      Appendix F 1099-S Verification Form
      Appendix G Baseline Documentation Report Checklist for Conservation Easements
      Appendix H Template Letter of Waiver for Retroactivity
      Appendix I Comprehensive Pros Plan Cost Estimate Template
      Appendix J Mini-Pros Plan Cost Estimate Template

Interested applicants should use this information to prepare their application(s). For further assistance, email the Delaware County Planning Department at or call 610.891-5200.

Please note the application period is now open and will promptly close on October 7, 2022.

Let’s celebrate this transformative leap forward for Delaware County’s people and places! Together we are strengthening and unifying Delaware County by CONSERVE- ing, ENHANCE-ing, CONNECT-ing and thoughtfully PLANNING & DESIGNING for our future. We all benefit from a greener, more connected, modernized, and well- planned County-wide system.  We applaud all who applied for Green Ways Round 2, and encourage you to reapply for this next grant round.  Thank you for sharing your passion projects with us and for participating in Delaware County’s epic grant program.

To see additional information, please visit Rounds 1 and 2 of the Green Ways Grant Program!

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