Snowmobile Trail Establishment
CSFA Number: 422-11-1162
Agency Name
Department Of Natural Resources (422)
Agency Contact
Ann Fletcher
217 782 7481
dnr.grants@illinois.gov
Short Description
Provides financial assistance to eligible, private snowmobile clubs/organizations in Illinois to develop and maintain public snowmobile trails and facilities in the state. Must be open and available for general public use.
Subject Area
Environment and Culture
Program Function
Natural Resources
Enabling Legislation
20 ILCS 805/805-70 625 ILCS 40/9-2 (fund source)
Objectives and Goals
Provide competitive program providing financial assistance to incorporated private snowmobile clubs for costs associated with development and maintenance of public snowmobile trails.
Types of Assistance
Project Grants
Uses and Restrictions
Eligible project costs include development of snowmobile trails, equipment costs, operation/maintenance/storage/insurance costs and liability insurance. No dollar limit (except on operation/maintenance/storage/insurance costs).
Eligibility Requirements
Is open to incorporated, private snowmobile clubs that provide opportunities for public snowmobiling.
Eligible Applicants
Other;
Application and Award Processing
Applications must be submitted to IDNR no later than May 1 of each calendar year. Grants typically awarded by early fall of each year.
Assistance Consideration
Grants are up to 100% reimbursement (no advance payments).
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
JCAR: TITLE 17: CONSERVATION
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
SUBCHAPTER g: GRANTS
PART 3020 SNOWMOBILE TRAIL ESTABLISHMENT FUND GRANT PROGRAM
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2020 : $442,400
Federal Funding
None
Notice of Funding Opportunities
None
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
Illinois Association of Snowmobile Clubs11/15/201911/14/2021105,000
STEF 15-173Tri-County Snowmobile Alliance Region 311/13/201406/30/202050,500
STEF 14-167Tri-County Snowmobile Alliance Region 311/07/201306/30/202020,000