Owners of businesses on Laurel’s Main Street who need funding to help improve and/or rehabilitate the appearance of a store front or home may be eligible for the Main Street Façade Improvement Grant Program.

The program provides commercial and residential properties the opportunity to receive a reimbursement of at least $5,000, but not to exceed $25,000, for approved exterior renovations. Funding for this grant program is provided by the City of Laurel and the state of Maryland.

Funds are limited and will be awarded to qualifying projects on a first-come, first-served basis. To apply, visit https://tinyurl.com/laurelfacadeapp.

For more information about this program and other grant opportunities, contact Leigha Steele of the Department of Economic and Community Development at 301-725-5300, ext. 2302, and [email protected] or call.