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St. Clair County Parks Grant
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Cycle 25 

The St. Clair County Parks Grant Commission is pleased to announce Funding Cycle 25. Funding for this cycle will be limited to $50,000 grant awards. It is our continued goal to provide every eligible community in the County with grant funds.

This is a general funding cycle. Grant applications must meet one but preferably more of the following criteria:

  • Increase park safety
  • Provide neighborhood and community trails and enhance access for public areas for the disabled
  • Improve, restore, or expand local parks
  • Fill a documented recreational need for the community and surrounding area
  • Matching funds on hand
  • Application meets the standards

Engineering fees can be no more than 5% of the funds granted to the community.

Applications submitted must be accompanied by cwo (2) competitive bids for the project.

"Verification of Property Ownership (Attachment B)" will NOT be required if this information has been submitted with previous grant applications.

Please do not submit more than one application for your respective community. The grant application is also available on the St. Clair County website:

All applications must be submitted by 3:00 p.m., Friday, All applications must be submitted by 3:00 p.m., Friday, September 21, 2018 to:

St. Clair County Board Office
SCC Parks Grant Commission
Attn: Attn: Dorothy Meyer, Executive Secretary
10 Public Square
Belleville, IL 62220

Please direct questions to Please direct questions to Dorothy Meyer, 618-, 618-825-2203 or email