As our colleagues over at explain, grants can be a boon for cash-strapped local government agencies looking to expand or maintain their capabilities. Under the Gov1 Grants topic, we feature funding opportunities from both governmental and private sources as well as success stories of how this hard-earned funding has enabled safer, healthier and all around more resilient communities.

What makes it difficult to guarantee communications access to local government operations – and what technologies are available to help?
Three Wilkes-Barre Housing Authority high-rises will be outfitted with sprinklers by the summer of 2024
A majority of first responder agencies lack necessary funds for purchasing equipment and technology
An Allegany County program places trained security personnel, some active and some retired police officers, deputies and troopers, in the schools to provide security
Cyber attacks are increasing; the federal government and many states are fighting back with cybersecurity grants
Learn practical information like where to look for grants, how to create a strong application and best practices when writing your case
Learn how to access grants funding for transportation, utilities and other critical national infrastructure
The grant, which is half of the project, will fund emergency call boxes, improve security cameras and add new fencing mesh
Learn how to access grants funding for transportation, utilities and other critical national infrastructure
Recently passed legislation promises local government leaders with new funding opportunities in the coming months … and the coming years
The IIJA provides $550 billion in new investments for transportation and utilities, among other purposes
The grant, awarded by the Department of Justice’s Office of Community-Oriented Policing Services, will go toward funding contracted social workers and training members within the unit
Education grant writers and managers, do your research now to prepare for the funding available in the FY 2023 U.S. Department of Education budget
The bill will help PDs adopt de-escalation training when encountering individuals with mental health issues in an effort to reduce officer-involved fatalities
12 to 14 new cells will be used to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and other infections, or for any other medical reason requiring an inmate to be isolated