The intent of the Murray-Hayden Urban Parks and Youth Service Program is to provide grant funding for Capital Projects, including parks, Park Facilities, Environmental Enhancement Projects, Youth Centers, and Environmental Youth Service Centers that will employ neighborhood residents and At-Risk Youth, and are within immediate proximity of a neighborhood that has been identified by the Department as having: 

  • -  a Critical Lack of Parks and Open Space Land and/or Deteriorated Park Facilities
  • -  a Shortage of Services for Youth
  • -  Significant Poverty
  • -  Significant unemployment


All funds have been awarded.

Amount Awarded: $46,573,537

Murray-Hayden Urban Parks and Youth Service Program - Funded Projects

Application Statistics: 242 applications requesting $385,000,000

Procedural Guide  PDF / DOC

Proposition 40 Competitive Grant Programs Overview (May 19, 2016)

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