Request for Applications for the FY2017 Benjamin Banneker Pedestrian Connectivity Grant. Submission Deadline is February 10, 2017 at 12:00PM.
REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS
FY2017 Benjamin Banneker Park Pedestrian Connectivity Grant
Release Date: January 12, 2017
RFA Identification No: DMPED - 331917
Submission Deadline: February 10, 2017 at 12:00PM
The Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development (DMPED) invites the submission of applications for the Benjamin Banneker Park Pedestrian Connectivity Grant authorized pursuant to Economic Development Special Account Revival Amendment Act of 2012 (D.C. Law 19-168; D.C. Official Code §2-1225.01 et seq.).
Grant funds purpose
The purpose of the Benjamin Banneker Park Pedestrian Connectivity Grant is to support the improvement of pedestrian and bicycle access between the National Mall (and surrounding areas, including L’Enfant Plaza) and the Southwest Waterfront. DMPED will award one grant at a maximum award of $2,000,000.00. Grant funds will support projects and programs that support improved pedestrian and bicycle access between the National Mall (and surrounding areas, including L’Enfant Plaza) and the Southwest Waterfront via Benjamin Banneker Park, which is a connectivity point identified in the National Mall Plan.
Benjamin Banneker Park is located in southwest Washington, DC and is bound by Maine Avenue, SW, to the south, the Southwest Freeway (I-395) to the north and west, and Ninth Street, SW, to the east.
Please note that all applications must be submitted electronically. Incomplete applications or those submitted after the deadline will not be accepted.
Please direct all inquiries to:
LaToyia Hampton, Grants Administrator
Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development
1015 Half Street SE, Suite 675
Washington, DC 20003
Telephone: (202) 724-7648
Email: [email protected]