Welcome to the City of Ann Arbor’s Greenbelt Program homepage!
If you are a landowner thinking about applying to the Greenbelt, or if you are an interested Ann Arbor resident looking to find out more information about the Greenbelt program, we hope you will find this information helpful.
The Greenbelt program is an innovative land preservation program that has protected almost 2,000 acres of farmland and open space surrounding the City of Ann Arbor, and has leveraged over $12 million through grants, landowner donations, and other locally funded programs.
Click here to download a Greenbelt Application (PDF)
Click here to download a Map of the Greenbelt District (PDF)
Click here to download the Greenbelt FY2011 Financial Statements (PDF)
2013 Greenbelt Tour
Join the Greenbelt staff on Saturday, Sept. 21 (10 a.m. to 1 p.m.) for a tour of farm and open space properties that have been protected. The Greenbelt Program was approved by City of Ann Arbor voters in November, 2003 to provide funding for the preservation and protection of open space, natural habitats and working landscapes both inside and outside the city limits.
The Greenbelt program has protected over 4,200 acres of farmland and open space surrounding the City of Ann Arbor, and has leveraged over $20.8 million through grants, landowner donations, and other locally funded programs.
Highlights of the three-hour Saturday, Sept. 21 tour:
• Learn about local agriculture
• See how the Greenbelt program helps protect and preserve farms
and open spaces
• Speak with local farmers
Please pre-register by Sept. 13, 2013. The cost is $10. The tour will depart promptly at 10 a.m. from the Miller Road Park and Ride lot (2901 Miller Road) located on Miller Road just north of M-14 (on the northeast side of the freeway exit interchange). Ride on an air-conditioned, luxury motor coach. Cost, $10. Light refreshments will be served. To learn more about the Greenbelt program and to register contact Ginny Trocchio, 734.794.6000 ext. 42798 firstname.lastname@example.org