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  • Phone 970-328-8746
    Fax 970-328-7185

    Planning
    P.O. Box 179
    500 Broadway
    Eagle, Colorado 81631 

    comdev@eaglecounty.us



Neighborhood Partnership Program

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Eagle County is offering a pilot Neighborhood Partnership Program (NPP) to provide a portal for community and neighborhood organizations to improve the areas they live by proposing ideas and sharing in the costs of those efforts with Eagle County Government. This NPP will assist in developing, resourcing, and executing small- to medium-sized improvement projects on public property and/or neighborhood common areas. Cost sharing can be achieved through cash contributions, in-kind contributions, and/or donated labor (sweat-equity).

Projects to be considered should address or apply to one or more of the following:

  • Improvements to active transportation amenities and accessibility (sidewalks, recreation paths, ADA access, Safe Routes to Schools, signage, transit access, etc.)
  • Parks and playgrounds
  • Public safety and traffic calming improvements to the built environment
  • Public art or beautification
  • Community gardens, landscape demonstration projects
  • Stormwater management, erosion control, water quality protection

Applications must come from a local neighborhood or homeowners association, community service, educational, ethnic, cultural, or religious organization, and would be considered by a review team.  Applications will be reviewed by and recommendations forwarded to the Board of County Commissioners for consideration per the following process:

1. Applications received and checked for eligibility / completeness
2. Applications reviewed by NPP committee
3. Recommendations forwarded to BOCC for review / approval
4. Project implementation / management as necessary

Project Review Criteria:

The following criteria will be utilized for the review of applications:

  • Statement of need and/or urgency for the project  (10%)
  • Degree to which project meets program goals and strategic plan (10%)
  • Visibility and demonstration value (15%)
  • Demonstration of community and partner support (10%)
  • Leverage and/or cost share for project (15%)
  • Proposed maintenance/management plan (10%)
  • Meets income qualified needs of community (15%)
  • Meets safety need or improvement (15%)

Applications can be printed out and mailed, or submitted directly from our online form

Please mail applications to: Eagle County Planning Department, ATTN: Adam Palmer PO Box 850 Eagle CO 81631

Printed copies of the application can also be picked up and submitted to Eagle County Planning Department at:

  • 500 Broadway, Eagle
  • 100 W. Beaver Creek Blvd #107, Avon 
  • 0020 Eagle County Drive,  El Jebel

Applications must be received by April 30 for consideration.

Here are some additional application instructions and Frequently Answered Questions for submitting project ideas.  

For additional questions or information, contact Adam Palmer at adam.palmer@eaglecounty.us or 970-328-8734.

Thank you for your interest in the Neighborhood Partnership Program!

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