Norfolk County has approved Bonnieheath Estate Inc. for a project under the Landscaping, Signage and Property Improvement Program of the Community Improvement Plan (CIP).
Bonnieheath Estate Inc. will receive a grant of up to $2,000 for the installation of new signage for their lavender and winery businesses located at 410 Concession 12 Townsend.
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.