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.

2020 Facade Grant Program

Grant Timeline Schedule/Dates
Letter of Intent Submitted January 31, 2020
1st Public Hearing February 25, 2020 at 5:30 p.m.
Full CDBG Application April 10, 2020
Informational Meeting February 20, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.
Façade Grant Guidelines  
Applicant Façade Grant Application Please return to Office as soon as possible.
Historical Preservation Building/Structure Form Please fill in as much as possible and return with Façade Application
Mandatory Meeting CANCELLED -March 26, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.
Phase II of Grant paperwork Mailed - May 26, 2020
Signing of Contract with the State  
Deadline for Applicants' Applications TBD
Façade Committee Scoring  
All Grant Projects finished November of 2021
2020 Façade Grant Closed Out December of 2021