Norfolk County has approved Bridge Yachts for projects under the Landscaping, Signage and Property Improvement Program of the Community Improvement Plan (CIP).
Bridge Yachts Ltd. will receive a grant of up to $2,000 to install a paving stone sidewalk and ramp leading to the front entrance of their storefront located at 49 Harbour Street in Port Dover. 2171569 Ontario Limited (Bridge Yachts) also will receive a grant of up to $2,000 to remove an old gas pump base and install a garden feature on the property located at 6 St. Andrew Street in Port Dover.
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.