Delco Green Ways

Delaware County’s Open Space and Recreation Municipal Grant Program provides funding for local open space, recreation and trails.

On October 17, 2018, County Council authorized an initial borrowing of $10 million to initiate a program that was outlined in the Open Space Task Force’s Recommended Implementation Strategy. The County is making funds available to assist local municipalities in completing open space and recreation projects through the “Delco Green Ways,” Delaware County’s Open Space and Recreation Municipal Grant Program. 

Applicants can download the program guidelines and application from the link below. Completed applications should be submitted to the Planning Department by September 9, 2019.

2019 Program Guidelines & Application

Application appendices

Questions about the Delaware County Open Space Municipal Grant Program? Contact the Planning Department at 610-891-5200 or


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