The Business Revitalization Grant is designed to enable revitalization of business properties through exterior property improvements. Improvements made with this grant will improve aesthetic appeal, access and/or safety of businesses in Grande Prairie. 

Improvements can include painting, siding, large-scale landscaping, access ramps, automatic doors, lighting, signage, etc.  

A grant matching 50% of construction costs up to a maximum grant amount of $25,000. An eligible Business Revitalization Grant amount shall not be less $5,000 or more than $25,000. 

Fees and Timelines

Applications are open July 28, 2021 and are available until 4:00 PM, December 30, 2022. 

Applications are processed on a first-come, first-served basis and will be accepted until funds are fully assigned or the program is closed. 

Application Requirements

Commercial or industrial exterior building and property improvements with a minimum hard cost of $10,000. No construction can be performed prior to signing a Reimbursement Agreement with the City. 

Submission Information

  1. Contact the Program Coordinator to discuss your project, assess your eligibility and review the application process. 
  2. Prepare an application ensuring the project will comply with all permit requirements, Provincial Building Codes, applicable statutory plans, City’s Land Use Bylaw C-1260 and all other relevant Bylaws. 
  3. Submit a completed application to the Program Coordinator via email to: businessincentives@cityofgp.com 

Questions

Any questions or inquiries can be made to the Program Coordinator at businessincentives@cityofgp.com or 780-513-5240.