2019 Youth and Rec Award

2019 Youth and Recreation Millage Funds Awarded

2019 YR Map
2019 YR Map

The Committee is trying to spread the funds throughout the County, encouraging all the Townships and non-profit organizations, schools, and governmental agencies to apply. The Alpena County Map shown on the left, depicts where 29 grants have been awarded. Please click on the image for a larger view or by  clicking here

Budget Recommendations for 2019 recommendations are not approved until after the Full Board of Commissioners approval as part of the Budget held December 18, 2018.

Total amount appropriated $545,223.00


Application

2020 Grant application



Listed below, you can view the organization, amount awarded and the name of project. 2019 Award book will be available soon.

ACC Ropes Course
Support
$3,000.00
ACC- Cross Country Team
Summer Camp, pants, coat
$2,130.00
Alpena Gymnastics Club
Kids Ring Bar Set
$1,500.00
Alpena Hockey Association (2) 
Jersey support
$1,178.00
Alpena Hockey Association (1)
Battle of the Bay Tournament
$6,075.00
Alpena Hockey Association (3)
Learn to Skate
 $1,700.00
Alpena Huron Shore Babe Ruth
AHS Field Usage Assistance
  $1,500.00
Alpena Huron Shore Babe Ruth
AHS Field Usage Assistance
  $1,500.00
Alpena Huron Shore Babe Ruth (2)
Player Registration Reduction
$14,000.00
APS – AHS Band
Equipment- Timpani Set
$13,849.00
APS- AHS Baseball
Fencing
$22,855.00
APS- AHS Basketball
Operating support
$8,500.00
APS – AHS KAPUT
Activities and Events
$17,500.00
APS- AHS Robotic Teams 
Support
$32,500.00
APS- AHS Softball Line Drive
Operating support
$2,400.00
APS – AHS Light Project 
Lighting support at AHS Wildcat field
$5,000.00
APS – AHS Woods Track Club
Shirts and hats
$1,125.00
APS – AHS Volleyball Program
Transportation fees
$3,000.00
APS – AHS Wildcat Football
Transportation fees
$6,200.00
APS – Sanborn Elementary
Playground equipment
$10,000.00
APS -TBHJH Athletic Outreach
6th gr. athletic support, free
$17,210.00
APS – Wilson Elementary School
T-shirts-Robotics & Science
$400.00
Boys and Girls Club of Alpena
Triple Play, Mind Body
$11,500.00
City of Alpena – Alpena Wildlife Sanctuary
Duck Park Kayak Project
$15,000.00
County of Alpena – MSU Extension
Children,  Youth & 4H  Program
$40,000.00
City of Alpena – Parks Comm – Beaver LK Pk
Bathroom/Bathhouse Addition
$38,072.00
City of Alpena – Parks Comm – Long Lk Pk
Boat Launch Upgrade
$34,100.00
City of Alpena – Parks Comm – Long LK PK
Partial Electrical
$8,131.00
City of Alpena – Plaza Pool Operations
Operating support
$82,125.00  
City of Alpena – Plaza Pool
Ready, Set, Swim Program
$8,500.00 
Friends of Plaza Pool
Pool Programming support
$3,358.00
Thunder Bay Marine Sanctuary
“Kids Get into the Sanctuary”
$14,325.00
MPAC Northern Lights Arena Community
Open Skating
$20,000.00
MPAC Northern Lights Arena Community
Ice rates support
$20,000.00
Northeast Ml Center for Fine Arts
Ready, Set, Create Programming
$23,115.00
Parks Family Foundation-Aplex
Fitness Center upgrade
$3,900.00
Parks Family Foundation- Ready, Set, SNAP
Programming
$10,000.00
Parks Family Foundation- Say Yes to Tennis
Tennis Lessons
$4,000.00
Thunder Bay Martial Arts (1)
Scholarships/Fee Waivers
 $7,500.00
Thunder Bay Martial Arts (2)
Woman’s Self Defense Training
$2,525.00
Thunder Bay Martial Arts (3)
Tournament Experience
$450.00
Thunder Bay Schooners Swim Club
Pool Rental
$10,000.00
Thunder  Bay Theater
Educational Tour
$17,000.00

County Commissioners & Commissioners Appointees

District 1 – COMMISSIONER 
Brad McRoberts

221 Potter Street
Alpena, MI 49707
989.255.0208
bradmcroberts@alpenacounty.org

Linda Canfield
242 S Second
Alpena, MI 49707
989.356.2742 
lindacanfield1@frontier.com

District 3 – COMMISSIONER
Dave Karschnick 

609 Island View Drive
Alpena, MI 49707 
989.464.0722
davidkarschnick@alpenacounty.org

Dennis A. Werblow
Address: 633 Island View Dr.
Alpena, MI 49707
989.354.5560
werblow@chartermi.net

District 5 – COMMISSIONER
Brenda Fournier 
2464 Diamond Drive
Alpena, MI 49707
989.358.1414
brendafournier@alpenacounty.org

Tom Heise
3376 Piper Road
Alpena, MI 49707
989.354.2447
htssllc@yahoo.com 

District 7 – COMMISSIONER
Kevin Burr
2685 Morris Road
Herron, MI 49744
989.464.5880 
kevinburr@alpenacounty.org

Fred Wegmeyer
10599 Napper Rd.
Herron, MI 49744
989.379.4034

District 2 – COMMISSIONER 
Robert Adrian

227 Dawson Street
Alpena, MI 49707 
989.464.6334
robertadrian@alpenacounty.org

Brett Miller
1121 River Street
Alpena, MI 49707
989.354.3328
bam3623@gmail.com

District 4 – COMMISSIONER
Bill Peterson

2379 Lake Winyah Road
Alpena, MI 49707
989.916.5351
billpeterson@alpenacounty.org

Tony Suszek
114 Kensington Court
Alpena, MI 49707
989.356.4434 
tonysuszek@gmail.com

District 6 – COMMISSIONER 
Ronald McDonald 
6594 Orchard Hill Road
Alpena, Ml 49707
989.379.4848
ronaldmcdonald@alpenacounty.org

Thomas Spaulding
5925 Keating
Lachine, MI 49753
989.379.2789
jeanntom71@hotmail.com

District 8 – COMMISSIONER 
John Kozlowski

1208 W. Scott Road
Ossineke, MI 49766
Phone: 989.464.2194
johnkozlowski@alpenacounty.org

Lisa Siegert
12700 Hawkins Road
Hubbard Lake, MI 49747
989.727.3089 
siegertlne@gmail.com


County Contacts

Kim Ludlow
County Treasurer
989.354.9534
ludlowk@alpenacounty.org

Lynn Bunting
Board Assistant
Alpena County Commissioners
989.354.9501
commissionersoffice@alpenacounty.org

Tammy Sumerix-Bates
Executive Manager
Alpena County Commissioners
989.354.9502
commissionersoffice@alpenacounty.org