The purpose of the façade grant program is to provide assistance for improving building appearance and encouraging investment in single-family homes in zoned single-family redevelopment areas.
Homesteaded single-family homeowners in the Downtown, Main Street and Midtown Redevelopment Areas are eligible, providing the following is met:
The intent of the grant is for visible improvements to the exterior façade for residential buildings.
Existing owner occupied homes will be eligible for up to 50% of the total project cost with no single grant exceeding $5,000. Two estimates from a licensed contractor is required.
Additional information about the Residential Facade Grant program (PDF)