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2019 KDHE Waste Tire Grant Applications available for playground surfacing in Kansas!

2019 KDHE Waste Tire Grant Applications available for playground surfacing in Kansas! Visit this site to apply and have an opportunity to receive 50% matching funds for a recycled rubber playground surface.

Kansas Department of Health and Environment will provide 50% matching funds to those awarded. People eligible to apply are Public and Private Schools and local units of government. KDHE has created this grant opportunity to help reduce the amount of waste tires in the local landfills and stimulate the production of commercial products including playground surfacing systems made from recycled Kansas waste tires. Please contact us to receive a quote! Applications must be submitted by January 15th, 2018.

Playground Surface Systems Available

  • Poured In Place Rubber
  • Bonded Rubber Mulch

2018 KDHE Waste Tire Playground Awardees – Ecoturf Surfacing Installations

Lakeside Park, Pittsburg KS

  • 1,152 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • KDHE awarded $5,576.39 for this project

St. James Catholic School, Augusta KS

  • 8,780 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • KDHE awarded $45,075.00 for this project

Bonner Springs Aquatic Center, Bonner Springs KS

  • 144 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • KDHE awarded $1,350.00 for this project

St. Gregory the Great, Marysville KS

  • 737 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • KDHE awarded $2,395.25 for this project