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Missouri Waste Tire Grant

The Missouri Department of Natural Resources scrap tire grant program will provide up to $40,000 in funds for playground and 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 currently accepting applications for the 2022-2023 grant period. Applications are due by July 15th. 

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

 

2021 MDNR Waste Tire Playground Awardees – Ecoturf Surfacing Installations

Joplin School District- McKinley Elementary School
  • 5,197 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $44,359 for this project
City of Canton
  • 3,610 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $36,642 for this project
City of Cassville
  • 4,875 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $40,000 for this project
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Marshfield MO
  • 4,127 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $40,000 for this project
Stanberry R-II Schools- Stanberry Elementary
  • 7,438 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $40,000 for this project
Discovery Garden Montessori, Springfield MO
  • 2,576 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $26,662 for this project
Where Families Grow, Springfield MO
  • 6,956 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • MDNR awarded $38,779 for this project