Grant Program - 2018


2018 Grant Program Documents 

Application Informational Letter

Grant Eligibility Form

Guidelines and Instructions

Sample Resolution

Application Form




2017 Application Letter.pdf


2015 Final Report



Grant History

Started in 1990, up to $30,000 per year is used as grant money for parks and recreation in townships, cities, and villages in Sandusky County. Recommendations on receiving grant funds are be made by a three member panel of professionals from outside the county. Recipients are recognized by green and white Park District grant signs. Since its inception, over $576,000 has been provided for outdoor recreation improvements in neighborhood parks. The Park District also provides technical assistance for park planning, playground safety, and programming. 

2017 Grant Awards

The Sandusky County Park District Board announces the awards in the 2017 Local Park Capital Improvement Grant Program. Funds are currently being distributed to the following communities:

Ballville Township                    $7,893.00                 Swing Set - Expression Swing; Mats Under Swings

City of Bellevue                        $3,130.00                 Play structure

City of Fremont                        $10,912.00               Sun Shade

Village of Gibsonburg                 $4,137.00                 Resurfacing Basketball Court    

Village of Lindsey                     $1,694.00                 Tennis & Basketball Court Sealing

Sandusky Township                  $2,234.00                 Tree Planting & Signage



Total Distribution                   $ 30,000.00