|2019 Place-based Applications Map|
|2019 Place-based Final Grant Scores|
View the CRA Place-based Opportunities flyer for easy grab-and-go information on the below grants.
The application cycle for the following two matching grants is now open and will close on March 6, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. Please see the FAQ for each grant for program details. Applicants are required to attend a mandatory workshop to understand the application requirements and process. For a full list of available workshops, visit The Greenhouse's website.
*Commercial Site Improvement Grant provides a reimbursable grant of up to $20,000 to commercial property owners that upgrade their building façades, landscaping, lighting, loading and service areas and other features of their sites visible from the public right-of-way.
*Commercial Building Interior and Tenant Improvement Grant provides a reimbursable grant of up to $20,000 for interior upgrades to commercial properties with a focus on projects that remedy degraded building systems and extend the economic viability of the building.
*Grants are awarded through a competitive application process that is scored based on criteria approved by City Council (View the Criteria Scoring System)
**Commercial Revitalization Program provides grant awards of up to $100,000 for commercial projects that enhance established business districts by redeveloping and renovating properties and improve the quality of life for surrounding neighborhoods. A minimum capital investment of $100,000 (excluding land) is required as well as minimum job creation and retention for residents of the South St. Petersburg CRA.
**The Commercial Revitalization Program is NOT being offered during the FY20 grant cycle and the City will notify interested parties when the cycle opens. Sign up to receive the Urban Affairs e-blast to ensure you receive notice of the opportunity.