Municipal Grants

The Chester County Commissioners have partnered with municipalities to permanently preserve 6,201 acres of public parkland and funded the construction of 127 parks in 61 municipalities. Applications to the Municipal Grant Program must be submitted to the County’s Department of Open Space Preservation by February 26, 2016. Applications are available using the links below. Applicants that propose preservation of the most land with the least amount of County Funds will receive priority consideration. For more information about this program please contact Judy Thomas, Preservation Programs Coordinator, at

Grant Manual and Forms

Municipal Acquisition and Development Programs - Round 28 Manual