Norfolk County has approved BB Investments Inc. for incentives under the Community Improvement Plan (CIP).
BB Investments Inc. will receive a grant of up to $1,667.50 for landscaping at the Bella’s Bakery located at 1048 Bay Street in Port Rowan and a grant of $488.50 towards a minor variance Planning Application fee .
Incentives are available for architectural and design, environmental site assessment, structural improvements, building facades, agricultural building and facilities, residential conversions and rehabilitation, landscaping, signage and property improvement. Property tax increment grants are also available for larger projects.
Non-residential projects are eligible for incentives. Depending on the program, programs apply to properties in urban, hamlet, lakeshore and agricultural areas.
Community Improvement Plans help municipalities target areas in transition or in need of repair, rehabilitation and redevelopment, and stimulate private sector investment through municipal incentive-based programs.