2/12/2015 - City of Bangor Announces Business Façade Grant Funding
BANGOR, Maine–The City of Bangor has announced a new round of grant funding for business façade improvements within certain areas of the City. The program offers grant funding up to $15,000, which must be matched by equal or greater investment of private funds to improve commercial storefronts. Funding may be used for a variety of façade enhancement activities including, painting, window and door repair or replacement, signage, awnings and storefront restorations. More information about the program can be found at http://www.bangormaine.gov/facadegrant
Applications are being accepted until March 19 at 1 p.m. and award notifications are expected by April 1. Interested businesses and property owners are encouraged to contact Jason Bird, Community and Economic Development Officer, at (207) 992-4239 with any questions about a project before developing the full application. All projects must be completed by the end of November 2015.