The purpose of this grant program is to encourage Sleepy Hollow residents to create and maintain defensible space around their homes and the perimeter of their properties and take actions to make their homes more fire resistant through the provisions of grant funds to help offset the cost of this undertaking. If approved, the grant will provide up to $3000 for removal of hazardous species of plants. No match is required. A total of $120,000 is available for this pilot grant program. Grants will be awarded on a first come first serve basis to qualifying applicants.