N E W S R E L E A S E
Sept. 25, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Frances C. Geissler, Stormwater Director
Applications available for JCCPRIDE Grant Program
James City County neighborhoods, homeowners associations, businesses, clubs and stormwater management facility owners have until Nov. 30, 2012 to apply for the County’s Protecting Resources in Delicate Environments (JCCPRIDE) Grant Program.
The program, sponsored by the Stormwater Program Advisory Committee, provides financial support to volunteer water quality restoration and protection projects. The program has two categories for applicants to consider: Plant More Plants or Stormwater Management Improvements. The grant awards range from $500 to $2,000 per project.
For more information and application materials, visit jamescitycountyva.gov/grants or call 757-259-1446. The grant awards will be announced in January 2013.
Pictured: An example of beneficial wetland plantings in the Foxfield Stormwater Management Facility.