National Scenic Byways Grants
353 grants were submitted this year to the National Scenic Byways Program, requesting over $87 million dollars. $42 million dollars is available nationwide. There were 30 grants submitted from the state of Florida, for more than $3 million. A total of 160 projects throughout 43 states were selected to be funded in 2009. Five projects were funded in the State of Florida, for over six hundred thousand dollars. Congratulations to those groups and projects that were funded!