COMMERCIAL DISTRICT REVITALIZATION GRANT (CDRG) PROGRAM
The Commercial District Revitalization Grant Program (the Program) is intended to provide Grants that will support long-lasting and predominantly exterior physical improvements to the appearance, accessibility and environmental sustainability of commercial or mixed-use commercial properties located within strategic commercial districts, including Business Improvement Areas (BIA), whose visibility and long-term success contributes to Hamilton’s image for both residents and visitors. Activities supported by this program include:
– Exterior building façade improvements;
– Exterior/interior improvements that achieve Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) standards;
– Exterior building/property improvements which improve appearance or functionality including those that enhance environmental sustainability of the building/property; and
– Limited interior mechanical/ventilation improvements for restaurant uses.