Missouri Waste Tire Grant

The Missouri Department of Natural Resources scrap tire grant program will provide up to $40,000 in funds for playground projects and up to $50,ooo in funds for non-playground projects to each recipient awarded. People eligible to apply are Missouri public school districts, private schools, park districts, nonprofit day care centers, other nonprofit entities and governmental organizations other than state agencies. Privately owned, residential backyard areas, and private in-home day care centers are ineligible. MDNR 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 Missouri waste tires. Contact us to receive a quote! MDNR is no longer accepting applications for the current grant period. 

To find out more information on the grant click here https://dnr.mo.gov/waste-recycling/what-were-doing/grants-financial-assistance-opportunities/scrap-tire-surface-material

Playground Surface Systems Available

  • Poured In Place Rubber
  • Bonded Rubber Mulch

 

2020 MDNR Waste Tire Playground Awardees – Ecoturf Surfacing Installations

Economic Security Corporation of Southwest Area, Joplin Area
  • 3,070 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $30,000 for this project
City of Seymour
  • 3,400 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $30,000 for this project
Ozark Area Community Action Corp, Marshfield and Buffalo Area
  • 5,202 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $27,395 for this project
City of Riverside
  • 4,090 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $30,000 for this project
Webb City R-7 School District- Harry Truman Elementary
  • 8,322 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $30,000 for this project
Willard Intermediate School South, Springfield MO
  • 3,468 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $30,000 for this project
City of Canton
  • 4,715 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $44,085 for this project