ECHO committee to meet with applicants


Volusia County’s Environmental, Cultural, Historical and Outdoor Recreation (ECHO) Advisory Committee will meet at ECHO grant applicants’ project sites on Tuesday, Jan. 23.

There will be a presentation and an opportunity for questions during each 20-minute site visit at the following times and locations:

•8 a.m.: Ormond Beach Sports Complex, 700 Hull Road, Ormond Beach
•8:25 a.m.: Ormond Beach YMCA, 500 Sterthaus Drive, Ormond Beach
•9:15 a.m.: Timothy Pollard Memorial Park, 4680 S. Peninsula Drive, Ponce Inlet
•10:05 a.m.: Little Theatre of New Smyrna Beach, 726 E. Third Ave., New Smyrna Beach
•10:30 a.m.: Alonzo “Babe” James Park, 201 N. Myrtle Ave., New Smyrna Beach
•11:20 a.m.: DeLand Family YMCA, 761 W. International Speedway Blvd., DeLand
•11:45 a.m.: Sperling Sports Complex, 1300 Matt Fair Blvd., DeLand
•1:45 p.m.: City of Orange City, 200 E. Blue Springs Ave., Orange City
•2:10 p.m.: Gateway Park, 860 Charles R. Beall Blvd., DeBary
•2:40 p.m.: Thornby Park, 110 Providence Blvd., Deltona
•3:10 p.m.: The Center at Deltona, 1640 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd., Deltona

Mandatory meeting
Applicants will attend a mandatory eligibility meeting at 3:45 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona.

The presentations and eligibility meeting are open to the public.

ECHO grants are provided through a competitive application process annually and are for the purpose of acquiring, building or restoring environmental, cultural, historical and outdoor recreation facilities that are open for public use.

Eligible applicants include 501(c)(3) not-for-profit groups that have a local office in Volusia County, municipal governments within Volusia County, and departments of Volusia County Government.

More information about the program:



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