The Chesapeake Bay Trust will hold an information session about the Green Streets, Green Jobs, Green Towns Grant Program where we will provide an overview of the program, the project tracks, the application process, and answer questions. This grant program is a partnership between the Chesapeake Bay Trust, US EPA Region III, Chesapeake Bay Program, and WV DEP.

The virtual Information Session will be held on 12/19 from 5pm to 6:30pm on Zoom. Register at

This grant program aims to help communities develop and implement plans that reduce stormwater runoff, increase the number and amount of green spaces in urban areas, improve the health of local waters and the Chesapeake Bay, and enhance quality of life and community livability. Example projects include design and construction of green streets, rain gardens, green roofs, pollinator gardens, white papers/tools on green infrastructure, and more.

Eligible Project Tracks and Funding Request Amounts:

  • Track 1: Conceptual Plans (up to $20,000)
  • Track 2: Engineered Designs (up to $35,000)
  • Track 3: Implementation/Construction (up to $175,000)
  • Track 4: Community Greening (up to $50,000)
  • Track 5: White Papers (up to $20,000)
  • Track 6: Charrette/Technical Planning Assistance (no direct funding)

This program can support projects within the Chesapeake Bay watershed portion of Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington D.C., and West Virginia.

Application Deadline: March 7, 2024, at 4pm ET.

Learn more and view the Request for Proposals at:

For questions and technical assistance, contact: Nguyen Le at or (410) 974-2941 x110. If a meeting is needed, schedule one with Nguyen at