The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) has announced that funds are available to assist municipalities, land conservation organizations and water companies with the purchase and preservation of open space lands, urban green space and community gardens through the state of Connecticut's Open Space and Watershed Land Acquisition Program (OSWA).
DEEP Commissioner Rob Klee's announcement is HERE.
Details on applying for an OSWA Grant are available HERE.
OSWA Application is available HERE.
Urban Green/Community Garden Application is available HERE.
For more information about DEEP's OSWA Program contact: Dave Stygar at (860) 424-3081 or Allyson Clarke at (860) 424-3774.