The UPCO Façade Improvement Grant (FIG)
The Façade Improvement Grant has supplied $8,500 to building owners willing to match this grant to improve their building’s façade. In its sixth year, UPCO is increasing the amount of the grant to $3,000.
The UPCO Business Improvement Grant (BIG)
This second year grant will be awarded to an Uptown business or businesses to enhance their ability to provide quality, locally sourced items or services via new equipment, an upgrade or addition to their facilities, or design and implementation of a marketing plan. The board of directors has agreed to an amount of $2,000 to support this grant for 2017.