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Eagle County launches Neighborhood Partnership Program

Contacts: Adam Palmer, Environmental Policy Planner, 970-328-8734,

Katie Haas, Healthy Communities Supervisor, 970-328-8855

March 6, 2017 - Eagle County is launching a pilot Neighborhood Partnership Program, which allows local organizations to propose public improvements for their area. The program provides assistance in developing small- to medium-sized projects on public property and/or neighborhood common areas.  

Examples of projects that will be considered for funding and assistance include the following:

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

More information, including an online application, can be found at A 50 percent cost-share and maintenance commitment from the applicant is recommended, which can be achieved through cash contributions, in-kind contributions, and/or donated labor.  Applications submitted by April 30 will be considered for funding in 2017.  

For additional information on the Neighborhood Partnership Program, visit  Or, contact Adam Palmer at 970-328-8734 or at