Downtown Improvement Grant Deadline April 8th

Date Posted: Thursday, March 17th, 2016

As part of its effort to improve the appearance of “Downtown Bridgeville”, the Town of Bridgeville is pleased to announce that it is offering matching grants for commercial building improvements on Main and Market Street. Grants are available to assist property owners in addressing the costs of eligible improvements. Seventy five percent of project costs, not to exceed $1,500, will be reimbursed by the town with owners paying the other twenty-five percent (total grant eligible project cost $2,000.)

Grant applications are available at Town Hall 101 North Main Street or the town’s website and must be submitted to Town of Bridgeville, ATT: Economic Development Committee. Applications must be submitted by Friday, April 8 before 4:30 p.m.

Recipients will be notified by April 15. Work must be completed and paid invoices submitted no later than June 24, 2016.

Eligible improvements include wall painting, façade improvements, sidewalk repair, signage, windows, awnings, lighting as indicated on the grant application. Applicants who are not included in this cycle due to funding limitations will be placed on a waiting list for the budget year beginning July 1, 2016.

Business/property owners are strongly encouraged to take advantage of this exciting opportunity to be part of this phase of the town’s downtown improvement efforts.

REMINDER: The deadline for applications is Friday, April 8, 2016.