Downtown Façade Grant Program

The Downtown Façade Grant program provides a financial incentive in the form of a grant to aid in the rehabilitation, restoration, and improvement of commercial, institutional and mixed use buildings in Downtown Grimsby.

Street oriented exterior work that is in accordance with the Downtown Grimsby Design Guidelines (2009) and the Standards and Guidelines for the Conservation of Historic Places may be eligible for the grant program.

For more information about the program, contact the Planning Department at 905-945-9634.

Apply for the Downtown Façade Grant

Interested applicants are required to complete the Downtown Grimsby Façade Improvement Grant Program application form.

Heritage Restoration and Improvement Grant Program

The Heritage Restoration and Improvement Grant Program is intended to provide a financial incentive in the form of a grant for structural/stability work required to conserve and restore heritage features of properties; the conservation and restoration of heritage features of properties; and for heritage studies/reports/assessments for properties that are designated under Parts IV or V of the Ontario Heritage Act.

The grant is contingent on properties being designated under Parts IV or V of the Ontario Heritage Act or a Municipal Conservation Easement Agreement under the Ontario Heritage Act being registered on title of the subject property.

For more information about the program, please contact the Planning Department at 905-945-9634.

Apply for the Heritage Restoration and Improvement Grant Program

Interested applicants are required to complete the Heritage Restoration and Improvement Grant Program application form.

Jim Wright Memorial Recreation Fund 

The purpose of the Jim Wright Memorial Recreation Fund is to provide assistance funding and/or facility fee reductions for local community groups whose primary purpose is to provide community based, non-traditional leisure related activities to the Grimsby community. The intention of the program is to provide support to an organization towards creating a sustainable community leisure opportunity that provides valuable services and opportunities to residents within the Town of Grimsby.

Interested applicants should review the Program Funding Guidelines and complete the Application Form. For more information about this program, please contact the Parks, Recreation and Culture Department.

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