Green infrastructure practices, like any other approach in land development, will only be used if it makes financial sense to homeowners, business owners and developers. In addition to encouraging and/or requiring such practices via zoning bylaws and subdivision regulations, municipalities can also promote these practices through the uses of incentives.

Here’s some useful links to explore how some municipalities provide financial incentives to promote Green Infrastructure:


Grant Programs

In addition to providing their own grants to incentivize such practices, municipalities can point people in the right direction to access grant funds. Typically, these grants are targeted to support the efforts of non-profit organizations and schools. Check out the links below to explore possible resources: