Parks, Recreation, and Green Space Grant Program
​The purpose of the Adams County Parks, Recreation, and Green Space Grant Program is to provide funding for the preservation of agricultural lands, open space, park lands, historic and cultural resources, and the development of recreation and trail projects. The program guidelines have been revised to accommodate Act 13 funding allocations.

Read the Program Summary

Eligible Applicants 
  • Any Adams County municipality
  • Not-for-profit organizations with tax exempt status, ie 501(C)(3) status
  • Existing Recreation Authorities


Important Dates

  • June 29, 2016 - Grant Program Opens
  • September 30, 2016 - Applications Due
  • November 30, 2016 - Committee Recommendations
  • December 21, 2016 - Commissioners Award Grant

Program Guidelines


​Contact Information

Bicky Redman,
Program Coordinator
Senior Planner - Environmental Services


Ellen Dayhoff,
Rural Resources Manager 

Phone: (717) 337-5859