2021 Facade Grant Applications Now Open

Program Overview

The application period for 2021 Facade Grants is now open! Facade Grants are awarded to cover up to fifty percent of project costs, to a maximum of $1000 per PID. Funds are limited and awards are given out on a first-come, first-served basis. To apply, please fill out the form below.

Uptown Saint John 2021 Facade Grant Application

 

Funding

The program provides for a one-time reimbursement, up to 50% (percent) to a maximum of $1000 per PID. Only eligible facade improvements will be considered for funding. Forms must be complete or will be disqualified.

Eligible Buildings

Eligible buildings are commercial buildings with facades visible from the front of the street. New construction does not require occupancy in order to be eligible for this program.

Eligible Expenditures/Activities

Facade renovation activities must involve the general upgrading of a building’s external appearance. Facade program funding is to be used for permanent exterior visual improvements to a street facade or storefront, and is not to be used for structural repairs. Permanent exterior improvements that are eligible include:
– Masonry repairs and tuckpointing
– Repair/replace/preserve (including the exposure and cleaning) historically significant architectural details
– Storefront facade infill and/or reconstruction
– Exterior painting and repairs to the finishes of original buildings

 

If you are unable to complete the application using the online form above, please use this PDF version and email the completed document to allie@uptownsj.com.

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2021 Facade Grant Applications Now Open

Program Overview The application period for 2021 Facade Grants is now open! Facade Grants are awarded to cover up to fifty percent of project costs, to a maximum of $1000