The Community Foundation of Northern Illinois will begin accepting applications for its Neighborhood Grants Program on March 1.
Ideas for neighborhood projects include:
• Permanent fixtures (i.e. trash receptacles, planters) installed on public property or common areas
• Landscape projects (i.e. shrubs, trees, perennials) which make permanent improvements to a public area. Landscape projects must have a maintenance plan (i.e. watering, weeding) and must be on public or common property
• Residential signage, neighborhood newsletters, and neighborhood events
The application deadline is April 5, 2021