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If business is not open yet or existing operations are outside of City limits, please put zero.
If business is not open yet, please put zero.
This section should explain the extent to which the project will contribute to: business retention, employee retention, new employee hires, expansion of square footage, increase in capacity, and/or new product/service opportunities.
This section should explain the extent to which the project will contribute to: basic infrastructure, building functionality, and improved tenant-ability of the property moving forward.
This section should explain the extent to which the project will influence the surrounding neighborhood in a positive and catalytic manner.
Please indicate in the fields below which eligible types of work will be included in this project. For those fields you select 'yes' you will be required to provide a brief overview and estimated cost of the work.
Eligible examples include additional electrical, plumbing, or structural improvements.
Please note: Cosmetic projects -- such as signage, flooring, carpeting, painting, decorative lighting, custom cabinetry, etc. -- are NOT considered eligible.
In the section above, list all major budget line items with estimated costs.
Include the eligible work indicated on the previous page as well as additional fixed costs your business will incur beyond the program criteria (i.e. cosmetic improvements, site acquisition, equipment, etc.)
Describe the extent to which the grant award would address a financial gap or unanticipated/unique property costs.
Example programs include: the Facade Improvement Grant, Fire Suppression Grant, Mission: Interior, Neighborhood BusinessWorks, Opportunity Zone Funding, Video Lottery Terminal Funds, SHE Pitch Award, C-PACE, Historic Tax Credits, etc.
A site visit is required prior to application review.
All applicants that are leasing the project site are required to have the property ownership formally confirm their authorization to perform the scope of work outlined within this application.
Upon completion of this application, you will receive a copy of your submission via email to print or forward to your landlord. Please print the following consent form for them to sign upon review of your submission.
Signed forms should be returned via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Projects will be scored on the below criteria. Awards are at the sole discretion of the review committee. Awards will be given on a first-come, first-served basis. Additional funds may become available throughout the year as a part of this program.
· Proposed growth of business within The City of Frederick
· Physical Improvement to Property
· Projected Community Impact
· Demonstrated financial need/gap
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