The Tenant Improvement Program offers architectural design services and construction matching grants to help improve food and drink-based businesses. Business and property owners located in Old Town (see map on application, links below) are eligible for matching grants towards interior improvements. Two grants are available:
A city contracted architect is available to help prospective applicants develop a concept and create a scope of work that can be sent to contractors to obtain bids.
Step 1:Contact city staff to determine eligibility. Step 2: Identify scope of work and obtain bids as needed. NOTE: City will require at least three competitive bids for project elements over $5,000, only one is required at time of application. Step 3: Complete and submit the Program Application. Step 4: Letter of Commitment issued at application approval. Step 5: Submit city Design Review, Sign Permit, or other applications as needed. Step 6: After all permits approved, construction may begin. Step 7: Submit paid receipts to city for reimbursement at completion of work.