Act 13 Marcellus Legacy Fund
The Huntingdon County Commissioners are pleased to extend this invitation for grant applications under Pennsylvania’s Act 13 Marcellus Legacy Fund. It is the County Commissioner’s intent to make funds available to all municipalities in Huntingdon County. These funds are available for projects that comply with the PA Act 13 of 2012, Section 2315(a.1)(5).
Under Act 13 of 2012, the Huntingdon County Commissioners have received an amount of funds from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania that will be made available for application by municipalities for eligible projects allowable under Act 13. For 2019, $30,000 will be made available for application, with a maximum award of $10,000 given per project. A 6% administration fee will be withheld from each selected project.
Below are links for the Fact Sheet, with instructions, and the Project Submission Form. Please review this information prior to submitting your funding application. All applications are due no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, May 3, 2019 in the office of the County Planning Commission, 205 Penn Street, Suite 3, Huntingdon, PA 16652. Late submissions will not be accepted.
Please address questions concerning the application process to Mark Colussy at (814) 643-5091.
Two informational Workshops to talk about the process, project requirements, and how to put a complete application together are scheduled. The first workshop will be held on Monday, April 1, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. The second workshop will be held on Monday, April 1, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. Both workshops will be held in the Annex 1 Meeting Room, located at 205 Penn Street in Huntingdon.
Act 13 Legacy Fund Fact Sheet and Application Form
Act 13 Annual Report Article - 2015
Act 13 Annual Report Article - 2016
Act 13 Annual Report Article - 2017
Act 13 Completed Projects