|Matthew A. Brandmeyer, AICP
157 North Main Street
Edwardsville, IL 62025-1964
January 17, 2019 Planning & Development Meeting Packet
The Draft of the New Comprehensive Plan (edited for corrections) can be found here. Please visit the Comprehensive Plan Update page for more information. If you have any questions or comments regarding the draft plan, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Environmental Program Grant Applications Now Available
The Environmental Grant Program provides up to $15,000 of reimbursement funding to units of local government for solid waste management, air quality initiatives, energy efficiencies, smart growth, and stormwater projects, with a goal of promoting best management practices within Madison County. Applications are due by 4:30 PM, Friday, January 11, 2019. For further details and a copy of the application, click here. NEW! Submit your application online here.
Sign-Up Period Open for Projects in Highland Silver Lake Watershed
A sign-up period is now open for landowners in the Highland Silver Lake watershed to apply for funding from a cost share program through HeartLands Conservancy to install watershed improvement projects. HeartLands Conservancy is seeking landowners to sign up to install projects that will improve water quality, using the grant funds and funds from the City of Highland as a cost share. The following project types are eligible for funding: cover crops/green manure, grassed waterways, nutrient management plans, ponds/wetlands, shoreline stabilization, stream channel and streambank stabilization, water and sediment control basins, and woodland improvement. For complete information, click here.
The Planning & Development Department provides the following programs and services to Madison County residents, businesses, and local governments: