The Township of Uxbridge
Community Improvement Plan

The Township of Uxbridge Community Improvement Plan (CIP) is a collection of programs intended to stimulate development of or improvements to the downtown area.

At the present time the Township of Uxbridge is taking applications for one of the programs, the Building, Façade and Signage Improvement Program.

The Application period opens December 1st 2017 for the 2018 period. Deadline for submissions is Feb 23rd, 2018 at 4:00 pm.

FAQs  - BUILDING FAÇADE AND SIGNAGE IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM

Download a brochure with information about this program.

Download an application form for this program.

1.  What properties downtown are eligible for this program?

Council has established an area for which the Community Improvement Plan applies. Properties located in this area are eligible to apply for the Building Façade and Signage Improvement Program. Only properties within the boundary area will be eligible for funding.

You can click on the map to see an enlarged view.

2.  What aspects of my property can be improved under this program?

The priorities for 2018 funding are commercial properties in the downtown CIP area. A set of scoring criteria will help applicants determine if their project meets any of the established priorities for this funding year.

Download a scoring sheet.

3.  How much money is available?

Grant funding from the Township will compensate for up to 50% of eligible expenses to a maximum of $5,000 per property.

The Township has a budget of $30,000 or the 2018 year.

4.  How will the projects be selected?

Once all the applications are received and validated they will be evaluated against the 2018 Funding Priorities. A score sheet will be used to help identify the projects which best meet the criteria. Township staff will review meritorious applications and recommend which projects should be considered. Township of Uxbridge Council will review the recommended projects and make the final determination of which projects are funded.

5.  Who can apply?

Building owners or their official agents within the Downtown Uxbridge Community Improvement Project Area are eligible to apply for grant funding.

6.  Is there a fee to apply?

There is no fee to apply.

7.  How does one apply?

All applicants must have a project review meeting prior to submitting an application. The project review meeting will determine eligibility, scope of proposed work, project timing, and supporting documentation requirements. If the project appears to be eligible then the applicant must complete an application form available in the Development Services Department at the Township of Uxbridge.

Contact [email protected] or call the Development Services Department at the Township of Uxbridge at 905 852 9181 ext 202.