The Delta Conservancy Grant

Awarded $1.487 M for Walk in The Marsh!

WHAT IS THIS GRANT?

The Community and Economic Enhancement Grant Program (Proposition 68) provides funding to projects, like The Pacific Flyway Center, that enhance and protect Delta Communities “in order to sustain the Delta’s heritage and enhance the unique values of the Delta.” (deltaconservancy.ca.gov/proposition-68/) These projects also focus on increasing public access to recreational opportunities in order to promote a robust Delta economy.

The projects and programs that Prop 68 funds include: Recreation and tourism, Historic and cultural preservation, and Environmental education.

HOW WILL THIS GRANT BE USED?

This grant will be used to fund a variety of features that will enhance Phase1a “The Marsh Walk” and every visitor’s experience, including:

Pathway Trail System

2.5 Mile of trail

Shade Structure

Bike Parking & Seat Wall

Visitor Parking Area

Interpretive Signage & Artwork

Trailhead Visitor Kiosk

Breakdown of Our $35,000,000 Goal