The East Haddam and East Hampton initiatives are among those statewide that will receive approximately $200,000 to help purchase land to carry out regional projects under the grants. acquisition of open spaces and watersheds 2020.
The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection administers these waivers, according to a press release from State Sen. Norm Needleman, D-Essex. “I am grateful to DEEP and the Governor for these grants, which will go a long way towards preserving the natural beauty we experience every day in Middlesex County,” he said in a prepared statement.