Green Durango Grants

In support of community-wide efforts to address sustainability, the City of Durango funds creative projects that enhance community sustainability and resilience.

Program Goals

  1. Positively impact the community-wide sustainability objectives and indicators outlined in Durango’s Sustainability Plan.
  2. Build community resilience to climate change.
  3. Encourage action from Durango businesses, non-profits, and community organizations.
  4. Provide equitable, community-based opportunities for all residents to get involved with, and benefit from, sustainability initiatives.

Application Packets and Instructions

Primary round applications are due by 3 pm on Friday, July 22, 2022. Additional funding rounds will open only if funding remains after the primary round. See application materials for details on submitting.

First round applications will be reviewed by city staff and submitted to Planning Commission for final award approval during the regular monthly meeting on Monday, August 22. Applicants who's projects are awarded can expect to receive an official award letter no later than Friday, August 26. Expenses can begin to be incurred as soon as an award letter has been received.

Questions? Email sustainability@durangogov.org or call 970-375-5061.