Southern Alleghenies Planning & Development Commission (SAP&DC) is launching their 4th Round of the Mini-Grants Program. This program, which started in 2013, is funded through the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ (DCNR) Community Conservation Partnership Program (C2P2). SAP&DC will continue accepting applications until Friday, June 15th at 4:00 PM. For full timeline please see the Mini-Grants Schedule. Please note: Unlike previous rounds, in Round 4, projects which support the SAP&DC Greenways and Open Space Network Plan AS WELL AS SAP&DC Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan will be prioritized. Click to see the goals and objectives of the Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan. Please read the full guidelines before submitting your Mini-Grants application.

For questions, or to submit your application, please contact Katie St. Clair by email at or by phone at 914-949-6532.


Greenways Mini-Grants Program will be holding three workshops throughout the region:

Tuesday, April 24th from 9:00-10:30:

Cambria County Building

499 Manor Drive, Ebensburg

Training Room, 1st Floor


Tuesday, April 24th from 1:00-2:30:

Somerset County Planning Office

300 North Center Avenue, Somerset

2nd Floor Conference Room


Wednesday, April 25th from 9:00-10:30:

Bedford County Office Building

200 South Juliana Street, Bedford

Floor 1 Room 101

Greenway Plan Documents