City Awards Matching Grants

The city of Gaithersburg is awarding $46,448 in matching grants to local neighborhoods for improvements.

The Mayor and Council approved the following grants at the August 2 meeting:

Amberfield HOA Security system $2,937
Carolann Courts Condominium Signage $2,700
Dorsey Estates HOA Fence replacement $4,379
Fernshire Farms HOA Lighting $2,505
Fireside Condominium Sidewalk enhancement $5,000
Kentlands Condominium III Pathway enhancement $2,500
Newport III HOA Electrical upgrades $1,469
Newport III HOA Driveway enhancements $3,531
Oaks at Washingtonian Woods Landscaping $1,531
The Orchards HOA Lighting $2,313
Quince Orchard Park HOA Lighting $1,250
Quince Orchard Park I Lighting/landscaping $5,000
Quince Orchard Park II Lighting/landscaping $4,208
Shady Grove Village Condominium III Landscaping $5,000
Village Overlook (Hyde Park) Phase IIA Landscaping $2,125

The city has included a total of $60,000 in the 2011 fiscal year budget for this program. The program was recently renamed in honor of Frederick J. Felton, a former assistant city manager who passed away in May.