Facade program boosts civic pride

Storefront upgrade funding now offered in District

The District of 100 Mile House is now accepting applications for its Business Facade Improvement Program, funded by Northern Development Initiative Trust.

Up to $20,000 is available to cost share 50/50 with area businesses, to a total of $5,000 funding per building, upon approved application to the District.

The goal of the program is to encourage investment in improving the aesthetics of storefronts in the municipality.

Applicants are advised to check eligibility requirements with the District at 250-395-2434 before applying. The application packages are online at www.100milehouse.com, under News & Events, and design and costs estimates must be submitted along with applications.

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