Safer, Stronger Communities – Rural Cabinet Member – Minutes – 1 December 2020

3 APPROVAL OF ENHANCING OUR ENVIRONMENT GRANT APPLICATIONS – The Director: Governance and Partnerships submitted a report considering applications for financial support against the eligibility criteria of the scheme and available funds.

An allocation of £150,000 from the Enhanced and Prosperous Communities Fund was resolved in January 2020 to support groups with delivering environmental projects in North Lincolnshire.

The report set out at Appendix 1 the current applications to the grant scheme together with the assessment panel’s recommendations for consideration.

Resolved – That the following amounts of community grant support be approved:






Grant Awarded

Wroot Parish Council Community Woodland Development (Phase 1 – Planting) £2,665
Wroot Parish Council Community Woodland Development (Phase 2 – Fencing, Gates, Wildflowers and Seating) £3,070
Haxey Memorial Hall Installation of solar panels £5,000
Brigg Bowling Club Rainwater Harvesting and Irrigation System £4,000