Items Types:
For Meeting of:
August 10, 2015
District: ALL From:
Contract ID: Document Number:
Exhibits: Yes On File (City Clerk) : Yes Draft Only: No
Grant Received by City?: Yes

NRPA Grant for Community Gardens


In collaboration with the Darden Restaurants, Inc. Foundation, the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) manages the 2015 Grow Your Park Program, which supports the construction, refurbishment and/or improvement of community gardens located in public parks.

As part of this program, NRPA has awarded the City $8,000 to install community gardens at City of Orlando parks.

The parks where gardens will be installed have not yet been determined; sites will be finalized based upon community interest and suitable location. 

Fiscal & Efficiency Data: Fiscal impact statement attached.

Recommended Action:
Acceptance of the grant from the National Recreation and Park Association. 

Agenda Item attachment(s) on file in the City Clerks Office.

Note: All agenda items must be in the City Clerk's office by Noon Friday, six(6) business days prior to the regular Monday City Council meeting.

Contact: Denise Riccio
Approved By:

Department Date and Time
Budget Outside Routing Approval 7/30/2015 5:55 PM
Budget Outside Routing Approval 7/30/2015 5:55 PM
Grants 7/31/2015 10:50 AM
City Clerk 7/31/2015 10:59 AM

Name: Description: Type:
NRPA_Memorandum_of_Understanding.pdf Agreement Backup Material
FPR_-_Fiscal_Impact_Statement_NRPA_Grant_for_Community_Gardens.pdf Fiscal Impact Statement Backup Material

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