Grants Program

Twelve percent of annual Open Space tax revenue is set aside for merit-based, competitive grants, which support projects throughout the County such as:
  • Land acquisition for open space, parks and trails
  • Construction/renovation of trails, trail crossings and trailheads
  • Park construction/site improvement projects
  • Environmental and cultural education/interpretation
  • Planning projects

Since 2005, more than $36 million in grant funds have been awarded

for 206 projects throughout Arapahoe County.

Grant distribution summary (2005-2017)

Additional Resources