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Got a Community Project? Apply for a Grant Up to $2,000! Larimer County Department of Natural Resources is once again offering grants to support neighborhood and community projects that connect people to the land. Receive up to $2,000 per project. Apply for a grant through the Small Grants for Community Partnering program by Sept. 16, 2016. To get info, view past funded projects or apply, visit www.larimer.org/openlands/smallgrants.htm

Open House on Proposed Modifications to Special Events Regulations:

Larimer County Community Development Division will be hosting two open houses regarding proposed modifications to the Larimer County Land Use Code, Section 7 - Special Events on private property.

The first open house will be held Thursday, September 8, 2016 from 6:00-7:30 pm in the Carter Lake Conference Room, 1st Floor of the Larimer County Courthouse Offices, 200 W. Oak, Fort Collins, CO.

The second open house will be held on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 from 6:00-7:30 pm at the Berthoud Community Center, 236 Welch Ave, Berthoud, CO.

Explore Your Open Spaces! Win Cool Prizes!

Larimer County Passport to Your Open Spaces Larimer County Department of Natural Resources invites you to explore your county’s amazing, scenic open spaces using a new passport as your guide. Stop by the kiosks at trailheads for Larimer County’s open spaces to pick up a passport brochure and start your adventure.

For the passport program, the Department of Natural Resources placed posts on eight open spaces. Two posts were placed on each open space in easy (short hike) and hard (long hike) locations. Each post has a plaque affixed to it with a unique image. Place your passport over the plaque and make a rubbing of the image to “stamp” your passport. Collect rubbings to win cool prizes!

The Larimer County Passport to Your Open Spaces is open to people of all ages and is sponsored by the Friends of Larimer County Parks and Open Lands, REI and Zamar Screen Printing, Inc.

To learn more about the passport program, including info on prizes and where you can get a passport brochure, visit www.larimer.org/passport.

Background Image: Dream Lake frozen over in Rocky Mountain National Park by Bryce Bradford. All rights reserved.