Facade Program Updated
December 2, 2020
Business or building owners within the Expanded Historic District of Sidney are eligible for a grant to improve the exterior appearance, the facade.
On Nov. 24, the Sidney City Council approved updating the program, making more funds available to property owners.
The facade enhancement program was first approved by the city council in 2005. Prior to the Nov. 24 meeting, the program offered up to $5,000 per building with the property owner providing a 50 percent match for a maximum of $10,000. Eligible expenses included exterior street facing facade, window, masonry cleaning and repair, reha...