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2019 Historic Preservation Funding Recommendations

On June 26, 2019, the Morris County Historic Preservation Trust Fund Review Board made the 2019 funding recommendations to the Board of Chosen Freeholders. $2.9 million are recommended to help preserve, restore, or protect 26 historic sites in 18 towns across Morris County. The Freeholders will make a final decision on the grant recommendations at their July 10, 2019 public meeting.

Please see the Press Release for details of the recommendations.

Open Space Grant Applications Received

For the 2019 funding round, seven applications requesting over $2.7 million were submitted to the Morris County municipal/non-profit open space grant program.  The Open Space Trust Fund Committee will review the applications, visit the properties and provide funding recommendations to the Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders by November 13, 2019.  View the list of applications.

Trail Construction Grant Applications Available

Application forms for the 2019 funding round of the Trail Construction Grant Program under the Morris County Preservation Trust Fund are now available on the 2019 application page.  Any of the 39 municipalities in the county are eligible to apply for funding.