Under the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) Act of 1965 (Public Law 88-578), citizens are afforded the opportunity to express their views concerning the recreational needs of their community.  To provide a forum for public review, a copy of the application is available for review on the city of Ashland’s Facebook Page and website (ashlandky.gov) or on FIVCO ADD’s website (fivco.org) as well as hard copy in Mayor Gilmore’s Office located at 1700 Greenup Avenue until 5/16/20.  The LWCF Grant Project is sponsored by the City of Ashland and the specific purpose is: The use of a LWCF Grant to help purchase an inclusive playground to be constructed in Central Park.

Anyone with significant supporting/opposing views is invited to voice that opinion by contacting Amber Berry, Superintendent of Ashland’s Parks & Recreation Department at (606) 385-3295 or via email (aberry@ashlandky.gov) or you can contact:  Land & Water Conservation Fund Program; Governor’s Office, Department for Local Government, 1024 Capital Center Drive, Suite 340, Frankfort, KY 40601 within two (2) weeks of the date of the meeting.

LWCF Grant Application