Recreational Trails
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The Clean Ohio Trails Fund works to improve outdoor recreational opportunities for Ohioans by funding trails for outdoor pursuits of all kinds. Special emphasis was given to projects that:
  • Are consistent with the statewide trail plan;
  • Complete regional trail systems and links to the statewide trail plan;
  • Link population centers with outdoor recreation area and facilities;
  • Involve the purchase of rail lines linked to the statewide trail plan;
  • Preserve natural corridors;
  • Provide links in urban areas to support commuter access and provide economic benefit.

Who Could Apply?

Local governments, park and joint recreation districts, conservancy districts, soil and water conservation districts, and non-profit organizations are eligible to receive grants for conservation projects from the Clean Ohio Fund. Applicants must provide a 25 percent local match, which can include contributions of land, labor, or materials.

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