Waterford, Ont. – January 25, 2016 – Norfolk County has approved the Old Town Hall Association for a project under the Landscaping, Signage and Property Improvement Program of the Community Improvement Plan (CIP).
Old Town Hall Association will receive a grant of up to $2,000 to update signage for the property that will include a read-o-graph for event information.
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.