Facade grant initiative in L’Anse announced
L’ANSE — The L’Anse Downtown Development Authority has announced the 14th edition of its Facade Grant Program.
First introduced in 2007, the Facade Grant Program of the Village of L’Anse Downtown Development Authority has awarded 64 grants to help improve many retail and commercial properties within the DDA district of L’Anse, organizers said.
The five grants awarded every year for up to $2,500 each, are outright grants, no matching funds required.
Past improvements have included remodeling, restoration of historic elements, siding and painting, window replacement and masonry cleaning and repair.
This year’s program application deadline is July 10. Applications are available at the Village Office in downtown L’Anse, which can be reached at 524-6116.
Winners will be announced July 15.