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Kansas Waste Tire Grant

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment waste tire grant program will provide up to 50% matching funds to those awarded. People eligible to apply are Kansas local units of government and public & private schools. This includes counties, municipalities, school districts, private schools (limited to K-12), townships, park districts, etc. 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! The application period for 2020 will open on November 15th, 2019. Applications are due by January 15th, 2020.

To find out more information on the grant click here  http://www.kdheks.gov/waste/forms_grants.html

Playground Surface Systems Available

  • Poured In Place Rubber
  • Bonded Rubber Mulch

 

2019 KDHE Waste Tire Playground Awardees – Ecoturf Surfacing Installations

St. Patrick Catholic Elementary School, Parsons KS
  • 5,780 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • KDHE awarded $32,970.16 for this project
St. Mary’s Elementary School, Pittsburg KS
  • 2,927 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • KDHE awarded $11,421.00 for this project
Franklin Park, Prairie Village KS
  • 1050 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • KDHE awarded $6,210.75 for this project
Weltner Park, Prairie Village KS
  • 300 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • KDHE awarded $1,653.00 for this project