The Metropolitan Mayors Caucus is a membership organization of the Chicago region’s 275 cities, towns and villages. It periodically offers reimbursable matching grants to local governments to support sustainable, vibrant communities.

Ends on March 16, 2018

The Powering Safe Communities grant program will award grants of up to $10,000 to support municipal public safety initiatives throughout the ComEd region.  ComEd provides the funds and the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus is the grant program administrator.  Applications are due on March 16, 2018.  


To submit a strong application, please refer to the following sections found in the Powering Safe Communities Grant Guidelines

Goals, Eligible project types, Grant Matching and Reimbursement Requirements, General Criteria, Evaluation criteria, and Budget preparation.  


You should also prepare your budget in advance.  Please see the helpful sample budget and download the Budget Form  here