Rush Township Receives Several Local Share Gaming Grants to Fund Municipal Projects
As guided by the Pennsylvania Race Horse Development and Gaming Act signed into law in 2004, each year Dauphin County is tasked with the responsibility of distributing millions of dollars in shared revenue from Hollywood Casino in Grantville--2% of the casino's gross revenue goes to Dauphin County and another 2% goes to municipalities within the County based on a process of application and criteria. As outlined in the Act, gaming grants are intended to fund human services; infrastructure & facilities improvement; transportation; emergency services, health, & public safety; and public interest initiatives. Local governments as well as non-profit organizations are invited to apply.
Rush Township has received the following grants from this program: