GRANTS FOR DOWNTOWN BUSINESSES!
Elmira Downtown Development offers 2 grant programs for owners interested in improving their properties. Applications for both programs are now available.
The goal of these program is to eliminate the cluttered and blighting effect of inappropriate facades; to enhance the streetscape; and to leverage private improvements while making revitalization efforts affordable, creative, and community-based. The programs offer matching grants to assist building and business owners in making permanent exterior improvements to their properties.
Grants are available up to 50%; all projects MUST meet program guidelines.