Cleanup Grants

KLLCB

COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT GRANT PROGRAM

  • Promotes litter cleanups and recycling in Lincoln and Lancaster County.
  • Grants are awarded to community groups and individuals who conduct litter cleanups in public areas.
  • This includes areas along streets, curbs, alleys and sidewalks, in parks and other open spaces.
  • Funding for these projects is provided by the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality.

NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION GRANT PROGRAM

  • These grants are available to neighborhood associations only.
  • Assists neighborhood associations by reimbursing expenses associated with neighborhood cleanup projects such as landfill fees, dumpsters, and recycling fees.
  • Grants are awarded based on reimbursable costs.
  • Dual grant applications are available for neighborhood associations that want to apply for both types of grants.
  • Funding for these projects is provided by the City of Lincoln.

Not sure which grant is right for you? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

APPLICATIONS

Report Forms

  • Final Report Form

  • Resources

  • Cleanup Checklist
  • Volunteer Waivers
  • Cleanup Equipment
  • Helpful Information