Grants

DNR GRANT PROGRAM INFORMATION

Grant Name: State Boat & Water Safety Grant to Counties

Project Manager: County Sheriff

Type:  Legislatively-directed appropriation

Purpose: Preventing or reducing boating accidents & drowning and making Minnesota’s waters safe & enjoyable.  This includes boating law enforcement, aids to navigation, response to & investigation of boating accidents/drowning, search, rescue, & recovery operations, permitting of events & temp. structures and rental boat inspections.

  • Allocated: $811.11 
  • Grant Period: July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021
  • Amount Expended and Invoiced as of 09/30/21: $811.00

 

Grant Name: ATV Grant (OHV)

Project Manager: County Sheriff

Type: Legislatively-directed appropriation

Purpose: 

  • Staff time to participate in OHV/ATV activities, including attendance at training classes, also holding local safety training educationprograms for local participants;
  • Training of staff working to enforce any OHV related law, rule or regulation;
  • Purchase of ATV's for use in patrolling; 
  • ATV maintenance, fuel and enforcement related costs;
  • Trailers, trailer maintenance and repaire;
  • Helmets and other related protrective gear; 
  • Purchase other equipment dedicated solely to off highway vehicle enforcement. 

Budget: 

  • Allocated:$8,468.00 ($4,234 per year)
  • Grant Period:July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2021 (FY20 and FY21)
  • Amount Expended and Invoiced as of 09/30/21: $8,139.57 (FY20: $4,234, FY21: $3,905.57)

 

Grant Name: Snowmobile Safety Enforcement Grant Program

Project Manager: County Sheriff

Type:  Legislatively-directed appropriation

Purpose: Preventing or reducing boating accidents & drowning and making Minnesota’s waters safe & enjoyable.  This includes boating law enforcement, aids to navigation, response to & investigation of boating accidents/drowning, search, rescue, & recovery operations, permitting of events & temp. structures and rental boat inspections.

  • Allocated: $3,607.00
  • Grant Period: July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2021
  • Amount Expended and Invoiced as of 09/30/21: $3,607.000 (FY21)

If you need any further information, please contact the Lac qui Parle County Sheriff’s Office.