North Cook News

North Cook News

Saturday, February 22, 2020

CITY OF ELGIN: Elgin's 2019 Historic Architectural Rehabilitation Grant Applications Available

Local Government

By Press release submission | Jan 13, 2019

Grant

City of Elgin issued the following announcement on Jan. 8.

Applications for the 2019 Historic Architectural Rehabilitation Grant Program are available on the city’s website at cityofelgin.org/historicgrants and in person at the Community Development Department, City Hall, 150 Dexter Court, Elgin, IL 60120. The deadline to submit applications and supporting documentation is Friday, April 26, 2019.

Since the inception of the program in 1995, the City has awarded more than 380 grants, assisting property owners with the completion of more than $8.1 million in rehabilitation projects.

The Historic Architectural Rehabilitation Grant Program provides residential property owners of structures in designated historic districts or landmarks with reimbursement grants of up to $20,000 for the restoration of exterior architectural features.

The following grants are available:

50/50 Program

  • Reimbursement:  50% up to $20,000 maximum
  • Minimum total project cost to qualify:  $5,000
  • Project completion time:  18 months
75/25 Program

  • Reimbursement:  75% up to $20,000 maximum
  • Minimum total Project cost to qualify:  $2,500
  • Project completion time:  18 months 
Eligible applicants must be located within a historic district or be designated a landmark.

For information or applications for any of the programs contact Christen Sundquist, Historic Preservation Planner for the City of Elgin at 847-931-6004, or at sundquist_c@cityofelgin.org.

Additional Info.

Original source can be found here.

Source: City of Elgin

Want to get notified whenever we write about City of Elgin ?

Sign-up Next time we write about City of Elgin, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.

Organizations in this Story

City of Elgin

More News