Grant Funding Available – Green Streets, Green Jobs

Dear Community Partner,
The Chesapeake Bay Trust, US EPA Region III, Chesapeake Bay Program, and WV DEP are excited to announce that the Green Streets, Green Jobs, Green Towns Grant Program is now open!
Attend our virtual Information Session on 12/19 from 5pm to 6:30pm on Zoom. Register at
This grant program aims to help communities develop and implement plans that reduce stormwater runoff, increase the number and amount of green spaces in urban areas, improve the health of local waters and the Chesapeake Bay, and enhance quality of life and community livability. Example projects include design and construction of green streets, rain gardens, green roofs, pollinator gardens, white papers/tools on green infrastructure, and more.
Eligible Project Tracks and Funding Request Amounts:
  • Track 1: Conceptual Plans (up to $20,000)
  • Track 2: Engineered Designs (up to $35,000)
  • Track 3: Implementation/Construction (up to $175,000)
  • Track 4: Community Greening (up to $50,000)
  • Track 5: White Papers (up to $20,000)
  • Track 6: Charrette/Technical Planning Assistance (no direct funding)
This program can support projects within the Chesapeake Bay watershed portion of Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington D.C., and West Virginia.
Application Deadline: March 7, 2024, at 4pm ET.
View the Request for Proposals attached or visit:
For questions and technical assistance, contact: Nguyen Le at or (410) 974-2941 x110. If a meeting is needed, schedule one with Nguyen at
|   | Nguyen Le Senior Program Officer Chesapeake Bay Trust (410) 974-2941 x110 | Pronouns: She|Her|Hers