Guidelines tightened on Community Projects funds - Progam Renamed
Last updated 10/1/2009 at Noon
For the past ten years, various schools, fire departments and nonprofit agencies have received Community Projects grants from a discretionary budget provided to each county supervisor.
On September 15 the supervisors changed the name of the program from the Community Projects Program to the Neighborhood Reinvestment Program and adopted guidelines which will be codified into a future Board of Supervisors policy.
The supervisors’ 5-0 vote adopts the new name for the program, a mission statement, eligibility guidelines and rules and regulations.
They also directed the county’s chief adm...