Applications are still being accepted for the 2019 Business Facade Improvement Program. The program provides the opportunity to make commercial areas more inviting and visually appealing to visitors and residents; increase assessed property values; promote private sector investment; build civic pride; and to stimulate the local economy.
View examples of past projects here!
How does the program work?
Applicants could be eligible to receive a 50% reimbursement grant up to a maximum of $5,000 per building/project to improve the facades of commercial buildings located along Mackenzie Blvd. and between Mackenzie Blvd. and Skeena Drive.
Do I have to own the building to apply?
No, if you are a leaseholder or renting space in a building, you are welcome to still apply. You will just require a letter of permission from your landlord.
How to Apply?
A program guide and complete application details are available on our Business Facade Program page. Final application deadline is March 29, 2019.
Who do I contact if I have any questions?
Economic Development Coordinator