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Program Open Space Grants Process
How to Apply

The Program Open Space Manual including the forms, and the Manual's Table of Contents are available in Microsoft Word. Application and Reimbursement Forms are now also available for individual download.


MS Word version: POS Manual (96 pages)
MS Word version: Table of Contents

These documents are also available in PDF format. You will need to download Adobe Acrobat, if you do not have it installed on your computer.

Adobe Acrobat Version: POS Manual (96 pages)
Adobe Acrobat Version: Table of Contents


Application Forms  (MS Word):

Planning Grant Application

Acquisition Application & Project Agreement

Development & Capital Renewal Application and Project Agreement

Consolidated Annual Program Grant Application and Project Agreement



General Instructions & List of Supporting Documents

Acquisition Application

Development Application



Other Forms:

Funding Authorization

Joint-Use Agreement (This version replaces the text in the POS Manual)

Request for Reimbursement - Acquisition Projects

Request for Reimbursement - Development & Capital Renewal Projects


NOTE: The most recent update of the manual and forms is limited to corrections to the Joint Use Agreement and reimbursement forms and directions which now require the applicant to supply only one (1) copy, not two (2) copies of necessary documentation and receipts. The rest of the manual and forms have not been changed.

Contacts - Who to Call