Delta Township has launched a new grant program in which residential neighborhoods and neighborhood organizations can apply for matching funds for improving their identification and welcome signs to their neighborhood. Matching funds will be on a first come/first serve basis and typical grant awards will be $500. It is part of the Township’s goal to help create community identity, neighborhood involvement, and encourage and maintain the character of residential neighborhoods.
To provide funding assistance and promote neighborhood engagement by encouraging neighbors to participate in beautification projects at entrance points of their respective neighborhoods. Qualified projects will be eligible for a 50% match up to a maximum of $500. Examples of eligible projects include:
- Construction and installation of new neighborhood entrance signs
- Rehabilitation of existing entrance signs
- Enhanced landscaping in public/common areas or around entrance signs
- Lighting improvements at entrance signs
- Public benches
Completed applications should be submitted to the Delta Township Accounting Department. All applications received will be reviewed within 30 days of receipt. Once a grant has been awarded, the project lead person will be notified via email. For questions about the grant program please contact Jeff Anderson, Finance Director at 517-323-8510 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.