In order to apply for a Planning & Design grant, your library:
For municipalities with multiple independent libraries and/or a library system with more than one branch:
Full requirements are outlined in the State Regulations and Program Notice (see links at left).
In order to qualify for a grant, your project must be an Approved Public Library Project which has been approved by a majority vote of Town Meeting or City Council. For the definition, see 605 CMR 6 (at left)
Eligible projects include new construction, addition/renovation, renovation and conversion (of a non-library building). Planning & Design grants are not intended to fund repair or maintenance projects.
These links and documents are samples from the 2013 Planning & Design grant round, to be used for reference only