Snohomish County CouncilHans DunsheeKen KleinTerry RyanBrian SullivanStephanie Wright
Media Advisory – April 25, 2016Contact: Cassie FanninPhone: 425-388-3494Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
County Seeks Applications for Small Capital Projects
The Snohomish County Council is accepting applications for small capital projects partnership (SCPP) grants until Friday, May 27th at 5 PM.
Qualified projects must be submitted jointly by both an applicant group and a public entity. Project proposals will be evaluated against criteria, including:
• the proposed project’s consistency with funding limitations imposed by the State of Washington for Real Estate Excise Tax (REET) funds, • feasibility and timing of implementation (including any funding and/or permit issues),• the level and cost of Snohomish County’s involvement,• availability of matching funds, in-kind materials, and labor,• the applicants’ demonstrated success in completing similar projects, and• other relevant information demonstrating the proposed project’s value, readiness, and benefit.
The total amount to be dispersed among the successful applicants is $50,000. SCPP grants are issued on a reimbursement basis only. All work on the successful projects must be completed before the grant funding will be issued.
Each project proponent(s) may request up to $5,000 (award limit per project). Projects using SCPP grant funds must benefit the general public as a whole, e.g., dog parks, playgrounds, athletic fields and more.
Please view the information packet: http://www.snohomishcountywa.gov/DocumentCenter/View/33453
To fill out an application, click here: http://www.snohomishcountywa.gov/DocumentCenter/View/33454