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Grant Applications and Project Plans

Open Solicitation for Urban Greening and Vegetative Barriers Projects

Solicitation for applications will be open on June 20, 2022 – August 4, 2022 at 5 pm

The District is soliciting proposals from eligible entities to implement Urban Greening and Vegetative Barriers projects in the South Central Fresno Community boundaries. Both Request for Proposals will each provide a total grant amount of up to $1,000,000 to the selected applicant(s) that can demonstrate the ability to efficiently and effectively implement urban greening projects by working with the community to reduce emissions and to provide several key co-benefits. Please see below for application materials.

California Climate Investments - Cap and Trade Dollars at Work

Vegetative Barriers and Urban Greening Emission Reduction Program is part of California Climate Investments, a statewide initiative that puts billions of Cap-and-Trade dollars to work reducing greenhouse gas emissions, strengthening the economy, and improving public health and the environment — particularly in disadvantaged communities.

Approved and Pre-Approved Project Plans

Title Guidelines Application Project Plan Notice of Approval
Residential Lawn and Garden Program
Commercial Lawn and Garden Program
Alternatives to Ag Burning Program
Vegetative Barriers and Urban Greening Project Plan
Truck Rerouting Study
Residential Wood Burning Emission Reduction Guidelines
School Air Filtration N/A Pre-approved
Electric School Bus Incentive Program N/A Pre-approved
Railcar Movers/Switchers Replacement N/A Pre-approved
Alternative Fuel Fueling Station
N/A Pre-approved

Pending Project Plans

Title Guidelines Application Project Plan Notice of Approval
Increased Educational Training for EV Mechanics Plan Under Review
Heavy-Duty Truck Replacement Emission Reduction Program Under Review
Zero Emission Yard Truck Replacement Program Under Review
Tune-in Tune-up Under Review
Public Benefit New Alternative Fuel Vehicle Purchase Under Review

Project Plans in Development

Title Guidelines Application Project Plan Notice of Approval
Drive Clean
Charging Plugs for Trucks
Underfired Charbroilers

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