DCNR Awards Grant to AOAA

(HARRISBURG) – The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources has announced a grant to the Northumberland County Anthracite Outdoor Adventure Area Authority, according to Senator John R. Gordner (R-27) and Representative Kurt A. Masser (R-107).

The funds, in the amount of $70,500 will be used to help construct a comfort area at the facility in Coal Township. 

Grants are open to municipalities, non-profit and for profit organizations.

Proposed snowmobile and ATV related projects eligible for DCNR grants include: planning, land acquisition, development, rehabilitation, maintenance, purchase of equipment for maintenance and construction, and development of educational programs related to snowmobile and ATV trails and facilities.

Grants are administered by DCNR with funding provided from the registration of ATVs and snowmobiles in the Commonwealth.

 

CONTACT:  Mike Stephens  mstephens@pasen.gov