Grants

Macomb Township staff is committed to making our community an ideal place to live, work and play. To continuously improve our community and the services provided to our residents, we are always seeking and applying for grants to fund needed projects. 

2023 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Projects - July 1, 2023, to Dec. 31, 2024

Applied 2023
If awarded, $180,000 will be used toward phase two renovations of the Marvin Blank Senior Center.
Township Match Portion: $35,610 (Project Total is $215,610)
Status: Awarded November 2023

SEMCOG Planning Assistance Grant

Applied 
If awarded, the Township will use the funds totaling $23,750 to aid in the expansion of Broughton Road. 
Township Match Portion: $4,393
Status: Awarded July 2023

U.S. Department of Energy Grant (Federal Grant) 

Applied 
If awarded, $138,090 would be used to upgrade the lighting in the Township's Recreation Center. 
No Township Match 
Status: Awarded April 27, 2023

Macomb County & SEMCOG (Federal Grant)

Applied 
If awarded, over $1.3 million would be used toward the Township's carbon reduction program. 
Township Match Portion: $269,851
Status: Awarded 

Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) Grant

Applied 
If awarded, the $268,632 grant would be used toward developing a pathway from Macomb Corners Park to Town Center Park. 
Township Match Portion: $100,000 ($50,000 will come from Wilson Foundation Grant and $50,000 from the Township's General Fund)
Status: Awarded Fall 2022

Michigan DNR Trust Fund Grant

Applied April 1, 2023
If awarded, up to $3,000,000 of the funds will be used toward land acquisition to develop the North Branch Greenway and $300,000 will be used toward the McBride Pathway Completion. 
Township Match Portion (McBride Pathway): $225,800
Status: Pending 

Michigan Recreation Passport Grant

Applied April 1, 2023
If awarded, the $90,000 will be used toward Waldenburg Park pathway safety. 
Township Match Portion: $22,500
Status: Pending

Consumers Energy Grant

Applied 2023
If awarded, $300,000 will be used toward the playground at Pitchford Park. 
No Township Match 
Status: Pending

Community Center Grant Application

Applied September 6, 2023
If awarded, the $722,325 grant would be used toward phase three renovations of the Marvin Blank Senior Center. 
Township Match Portion: $17,273.50
Status: Pending

Wilson Grant - Design and Access

Applied November 27, 2023
If awarded, the $45,000 grant would be used toward developing the Township's Pathway and Park Plan. 
Township Match Portion: $5,000 (Project Total is $50,000)
Status: Pending

Wilson Grant Legacy - Youth Sports

Applied December 4, 2023
If awarded, the $22,892 grant would be used to supply youth sports teams with portable lighting. 
Township Match Portion: $5,500 (Project Total is $28,392) 
Status: Pending

Coastal Management Grant (Federal Grant)

Applied June 5, 2023
If awarded, $2.3 million would be used to aid the Township in acquiring land for the North Branch Greenway Project. 
No Township Match 
Status: Did Not Receive 

SPARK Grant Round Two 

Applied June 26, 2023
If awarded, $1,000,000 will be used for pathway completion at Town Center Park and $1,000,000 will be used toward and inclusive playground at Pitchford Park. 
Status: Did Not Receive

Congressionally Directed Spending Requests - 2024 Fiscal Year

The Township submitted requests for funding from the offices of our state representatives to acquire project funding for the 2024 fiscal year. The following list includes the submitted requests and results. 

Fire Station 2 Renovations and Parking Expansion - $2,550,000

Status: Did Not Receive

Recreation Center Roof Replacement - $1,000,000

Status: Did Not Receive

McBride Pathway & Observation Deck - $1,100,000

Status: Did Not Receive

Pitchford Park Inclusive Playground - $1,000,000

Status: Did Not Receive

26 Mile & Hayes Intersection - $1,000,000

Township Match Portion: $200,000
Status: Did Not Receive

Plum Grove Village Water Main - $5,540,000

Township Match Portion: $1,108,000 
Status: Did Not Receive