21 Jan Green Acres Program
Program Name: Green Acres Program
Resource Type: State
State: New Jersey, Mid-Atlantic
Agency: Program Source: Grant
Description: Green Acres provides low interest (2%) loans and grants to municipal and county governments to acquire open space and develop outdoor recreation facilities. Green Acres works with local governments from the time of application through project completion. Over 80,000 acres have been protected and hundreds of recreation development projects throughout the state have been financed through Green Acres’ Local and Nonprofit funding program.