Tenders are invited for parks and recreation and open space master plan and open space and recreation plan update.
Notes: estimated rate for the parks and recreation and open space master plan is $50,000 and estimated rate for the open space and recreation plan update is $25,000.
WORCESTER -- A City Council subcommittee has given its stamp of approval to a comprehensive open space and recreation plan, which will serve as a blueprint for future investment in city parks, playgrounds and open space property over the next seven years.
The city is required to update its open space and recreation plan every seven years to be eligible for state and federal grants.
According to the town's website, in 2002, a temporary committee appointed to update the document's Open Space and Recreation Plan
recommended creating a permanent committee, the Open Space Advisory Committee, "to develop overall plans and implementation strategies for open space, including implementation of the Open Space and Recreation Plan
in the selectmen's chamber, when you will get a chance to review a draft of the goals and objectives of the Open Space and Recreation Plan
Wilson said the purpose of the survey is to update the town's Open Space and Recreation plan
from 1999 in order to be eligible for grant opportunities for open space and recreation items.
The gift is "significant in that it helps the town meet the goals established in the Open Space and Recreation Plan
without burdening the taxpayer with acquisition costs," Gumbart said.
The 2009-2016 Open Space and Recreation Plan
(OSRP) draft is done.
There will also be an explanation of the Open Space and Recreation Plan
The town has an Open Space and Recreation Plan
, but it was developed over 40 years ago, in 1967.
MILLBURY - Millbury's Open Space and Recreation Plan
expired without a review four years ago, leaving the town ineligible for certain grant funds and without an active plan for those spaces.