Funding Opportunities for Motorized Trail Projects (OHV) Workshop: July 27 - Grant Deadline: September 1

July 13, 2016

PHOENIX - Arizona State Parks is offering funding from the State Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation Fund (OHV) for motorized trail projects. Grant application manuals and forms are available to download from the State Parks website at AZStateParks.com/grants.

Eligible Projects: Funding can be used for projects such as trail development and trail maintenance for off-road motorcycling, all-terrain vehicle riding, four-wheel driving, or using other off-road motorized vehicles.

Project sponsors must complete an application package and submit it to State Parks by the deadline on Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 5 p.m. Applicants MUST contact the Grants Coordinator, Mickey Rogers, call 602-542-6942 or email mrogers(at)azstateparks.gov as soon as possible but no later than August 10, 2016 to discuss their proposed project and to receive a fillable application packet.

Grant Workshops: Workshops to assist interested applicants will be held at Arizona State
Parks, 23751 N. 23rd Ave., Suite 190, Phoenix, on Tuesday, July 27, 2016 at 10 a.m.

Although not mandatory, applicants and or future applicants are strongly recommended to attend. State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) will also be present and provide information on completing the required cultural and environmental clearances forms. For workshop reservations contact Sean Hammond, email shammond(at)azstateparks.gov or call (602) 542-7130. Attendance by teleconference can be arranged upon request.

Eligibility: Eligible applicants include governmental entities (cities, towns, counties, tribal governments, state and federal agencies. Organizations, clubs, businesses, and other groups may enter into a cooperative agreement with an eligible applicant, (e.g. forest land manager), and participate as a third party.

WHAT: Funding Opportunities for OHV Motorized Trail Projects 

WHERE: Grant Workshop - Arizona State Parks Office, 23751 N. 23rd Ave., Suite 190, Phoenix

WHEN: Tuesday, July 27, 2016 at 10 a.m. (Grant Deadline - September 1, 2016 at 5 p.m.)

For information about all 30 Arizona State Parks and Natural Areas, the Trails and Off-Highway Vehicle Programs and State Historic Preservation Office call 1-877-MY-PARKS or visit AZStateParks.com.

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