The Commercial Building Facade Grant Program is part of the Township's Community Improvement Plan. The program provides financial incentives in the form of grants to help building projects in Downtown Smithville. Building projects may include rehabilitation, restoration, or improvement of commercial, institutional and mixed use buildings.

Who can apply?

Only owners of properties within Downtown Smithville that meet program eligibility requirements may apply. If you are a tenant and wish to apply, you will need permission from the homeowner.

Also, work that is in accordance with the Downtown Smithville Urban Design Manual may be eligible for the grant program.

How do I apply?

Download and complete the PDF application form below. There is no cost to apply for the grant. 

Commercial Building Façade Improvement Grant Application Form

Submit your application to the Township's Planning department at, or visit the Township Office between 9:00 am and 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday, at 318 Canborough Street in Smithville.

Learn more

To learn more about the Commercial Building Facade Grant Program, please contact our Planning department at 905-957-3346 ext. 5134.