Parks and Recreation Policies

Policy Name

Description

Link

BBQ Policy To provide and maintain one bumper pull 4 burner barbeque that will be available for use by community groups and not for profit agencies within the County. Policy K1 [PDF - 569 KB]
100th Anniversary Grant To define the process by which the County will provide one time funding to a maximum of $25,000 for the communities that fall within the County to commemorate the 100th anniversary of their community with a capital improvement or community event. Please use the grant application form on the Recreation and Culture Grants webpage. Policy K2 [PDF - 559 KB]
Developed Trail Survey Policy To provide a standard for the collection of user data of developed trails in the County of Grande Prairie. Policy K3 [PDF - 429 KB]
Operating Assistance Grant Policy for Recreation Boards To define the process by which the County of Grande Prairie No. 1 provides Operating Assistance Grant funding to local organizations and volunteer groups that provide recreational or cultural programs and opportunities on a not-for-profit basis. Please use the grant application form on the Recreation and Culture Grants webpage. Policy K4 [PDF - 589 KB]
Capital Assistance Grant Policy To define the process by which the County of Grande Prairie No. 1 provides Capital Assistance Grant funding up to a maximum of $50,000.00 to non-profit organizations that own and operate Recreational Facilities or Cultural Facilites.  Please use the grant application form on the Recreation and Culture Grants webpage. Policy K5 [PDF - 147 KB]
Community Assistance Grant Policy To define the process by which the County of Grande Prairie No.1 provides financial assistance to local organizations and groups to support operating costs associated with the delivery of programs, services and events that promote active, safe and sustainable communities and improve quality of life in the County.  Policy K6 [PDF - 182 KB]
Cemetery Improvement Grant Policy To provide for a fair and uniform response to requests for funding from various groups and organizations for improvements to Cemeteries located within the County.  Policy K7 [PDF - 123 KB]
Recreational Development of Public Reserve Properties To provide for assistance in developing Municipal Reserve Lands.  Policy K9 [PDF - 76 KB]
Major Capital Assistance Grant (Facilities) To provide grant funding in excess of $50,000.00 for Capital improvements to a Facility that is owned and/or operated by non-profit organizations or other municipal government and provides a recognizable benefit to County residents. Please use the grant application form on the Recreation and Culture Grants webpage. Policy K10 [PDF - 137 KB]
Community Beautification Initiatives To foster civic pride and environmental responsibility by providing financial and administrative support to Community Beautification Initiatives within County hamlets.  Policy K12 [PDF - 98 KB]
Neighbourhood Ice Surfaces   To enable neighbourhood residents to create their own recreational ice surface on County Municipal Reserve land  Policy K11 [PDF - 759 KB]