COMMUNITY PRESERVATION COMMMISSION 2022-2023 FUNDING
The Community Preservation Committee is seeking proposals for projects requesting Community Preservation Act funding for fiscal year 2023. One-page pre-applications, which will determine project eligibility, are available below and were due by Sept. 30, 2022. Applicants whose projects were deemed eligible for CPA funding were invited to submit a full application by Nov. 30, 2022.
If you have any questions, please contact Christian LaPlante, staff contact for the committee, at 413-772-1548, ext. 4 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2022-23 COMMUNITY PRESERVATION ACT PROPOSAL PUBLIC COMMENT FORM
Responses due Feb. 28, 2023.
||Boas - Trail Restoration
||Clinical & Support Options - Wells Street Shelter Expansion
||Elmer - Highland Pond Aerator
||Franklin County Agricultural Society - Barn Rehabilitation
||Greenfield Pickleball - Court Expansion
||Historical Society - Document Preservation
||Lamore - Highland Park Drinking Fountain
||Museum of Our Industrial Heritage - Shop Equipment Preservation
||Recreation - Greenfield High School ADA Track
||Recreation - Beacon Park
||Recreation - Shattuck Fitness Cluster
||Recreation - Site Amenities
||Touloumtzis - Bike Route Feasibility Study
||Whitbeck - Highland Park Signage
|* Request reduced by $600 since initial application.
|** Request reduced by $4,500 since initial application.
Application instructions here.
Pre-application form (required) here.
Full application here.
Complete packet (instructions, pre-application, application) here.
Committee's scoring system for applications here.
For the 2022-2023 cycle, the Community Preservation Committee has $335,000 to allocate to projects submitted by individuals, community groups, nonprofits and City government that enhance affordable housing, historic preservation, and outdoor recreation/open space. Some funds are reserved for each of the three project categories, with the remaining funds in a flexible account that can be used for any of the CPA categories.
|Recreation / Open Space
||Announcement that Community Preservation funds are available.
|Sept. 30, 2022
||Pre-applications due (required).
|September - October 2022
||Community Preservation Committee meets with applicants to discuss the status of their pre-application.
||Full application due.
|December 2022 - February 2023
||Community Preservation Committee reviews submitted applications and meets with applicants.
||Community Preservation Committee votes on project recommendations to submit to City Council.
|April - June 2023
||City Council considers project recommendations.
|June - July 2023
||Notification of award and finalization of agreement.