The Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) Board awarded $5.5 million in funding for 27 projects across the state today

Centennial Park Tennis/Pickleball Court Project 2017, $240,000 grant to the City of Salida

In Salida, the Peak to Peak Pickleball Club and Salida Tennis Club have teamed up, raising $10,000 to renovate aging tennis courts to accommodate both highly popular sports. GOCO funding will restripe the courts in addition to installing windscreens, a practice backboard, and basic amenities like restrooms and parking. The courts will be the first public courts in an area where facilities are in high demand.

For information at other communities that were awarded funds for improvement projects, click here.