New Port Richey, Florida – The City of New Port Richey has re-launched its grant program for business improvements. The Business Incentive and Grant Program is for businesses, commercial property owners and upper floor residential properties with the overall goal of improving appearances, increasing occupancy and meeting commercial codes. The Business Incentive and Grant Program will target three areas of the city: the Downtown Urban Core, the Marine District surrounding the former Trinity Medical Center West Pasco campus and the US Highway 19 corridor.
There are four grant program opportunities available:
- Commercial Property Façade Grant
- Business Façade Grant
- Commercial Leasehold Improvement Grant
- Upper Floor Residential Grant
To qualify and receive funding, applicants must meet specific grant criteria and fulfill all requirements. The dollar amount of matching grants will vary, ranging between $2,500 and $10,000. Applications are now being accepted for the program and are available for download via the City’s website at www.citynpr.org. Applications may also be picked up in person in the Economic Development Office in City Hall.