Facade Grant Program

The Façade Improvement Grant Program is a CDBG Program that the Town of Skowhegan has established to provide financial assistance to businesses and commercial property owners Town wide that are considered spot slum and blighted, to make physical improvements to the exterior of their buildings.

Please visit this page for updates of the Façade Program or please contact the Economic & Community Development office at 207-474-6905 or Email.

2018 Facade Grant Program

Grant Timeline Schedule/Dates
Letter of Intent Submitted January 2, 2018
1st Public Hearing January 23, 2018
Full CDBG Application Submitted March 30, 2018
Informational Meeting May 24, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.
Façade Grant Guidelines June 18, 2018
Applicant Façade Grant Application June 18, 2018 Due September 4, 2018
Historical Preservation Building/Structure Form Please fill in as much as possible and return with Façade Application
Mandatory Meeting July 11, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.
Phase II of Grant paperwork Submitted by July 27, 2018
Signing of Contract with the State August 2018
Deadline for Applicants' Applications September 4, 2018 by 4:30 p.m.
Façade Committee Scoring September 14, 2018
All Grant Projects finished November of 2019
2018 Façade Grant Closed Out December of 2019