Sponsor Statement for CS SSSB 28(CRA)

Unincorporated Community Matching Grants

The purpose of the capital project matching grant program is to:

  1. provide a capital project funding system that is equitable to municipal-ities and unincorporated communities throughout the state;
  2. enhance the role of communities in initiating and prioritizing the construction of capital projects;
  3. encourage a sense of local ownership in capital projects by requiring local participation; and
  4. improve the process for making grants for capital projects by providing a more orderly and thoughtful planning process that involves the local community, the executive branch, and the legislature.

SB 28 revises the Unincorporated Community Capital Project Matching Grant Program by:

SB 28: 2/17/98: mj


Sponsor Statement for SB 28

Unincorporated Community Matching Grants

The purpose of the capital project matching grant program is to:

(1) provide a capital project funding system that is equitable to municipal-ities and unincorporated communities throughout the state;

(2) enhance the role of communities in initiating and prioritizing the construction of capital projects;

(3) encourage a sense of local ownership in capital projects by requiring local participation; and

(4) improve the process for making grants for capital projects by providing a more orderly and thoughtful planning process that involves the local community, the executive branch, and the legislature.

SB 28 revises the Unincorporated Community Capital Project Matching Grant Program by:

SB 28: 1/31/97: mj