Urban and Community Forestry Assistance Grant

  • Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR)
  • Division of Grant Administration, One Natural Resources Way
  • Springfield, IL 62702-1271
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Purpose of the Program

The purpose of the Urban and Community Forestry Assistance Grant is to provide financial assistance to local units of government for the development of local urban and community forestry programs. These activities must help to establish, manage, conserve and preserve the urban and community forests from inner city to associated public lands.

Who is Eligible

Eligible applicants include counties, municipalities, townships and park districts.

Application Process

Varies from year to year.

Availability of Funds

Dependent on funds from USDA Forest service.

How Funds are to be used

Types of Assistance

Technical Assistance

Year Program was established