The purpose of the matching grant is to provide assistance in funding well-designed building façade and streetscape improvements respecting the building’s history, original design integrity and adjacent structures and making a noticeable visual enhancement in the downtown area.
This is a rebate program, which owners will be reimbursed 50% (maximum grant of $20,000) of the total amount spent on the project. Examples of qualifying expenditures include but are not limited to the below.
Exterior Painting, Masonry Refurbishing, Awnings, Exterior Building Lighting, Storefront Entry Systems, Individual Windows & Door Replacement/Modification
Streetscape Plantings, Street Furniture, Curb & Sidewalk, Street Lights & Related Amenities
HOW TO APPLY
Review the program guidelines
Download the pre-application and submit to DTSB with photos
Once approves, you will be contacted to complete application