Municipal Grants

The Chester County Commissioners have partnered with municipalities to permanently preserve 6,489 acres of public parkland and funded the construction of 132 parks in 67 municipalities. Applications to the Municipal Grant Program must be submitted to the County’s Department of Open Space Preservation by February 28, 2019. 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 31 Manual