Sponsoring Agency: City of Doral
Type of Fund: Grant
Deadline Available: Available
Deadline Date (mm/dd/yyyy): 05/14/2021
Size of the Fund: Less than USD $50,000
The Doral Façade Improvement Grant Program provides financial assistance to businesses, homeowner associations and commercial property owners in Doral in order to stimulate private sector investment, beautification, economic growth and job creation in the City, by improving the appearance of the buildings within City boundaries. All grant funding is provided as reimbursement for project costs.
The competitive reimbursement grant program provides financial assistance for external façade improvements to properties within the specified target area. The Façade Improvement Grant Program facilitates redevelopment by:
Reimbursing up to 50% of the costs, up to $10,000 per property, for façade improvements.
The program is available for the renovation of all business structures, commercial properties and publicly visible HOA entry features within the City of Doral.
Highly visible buildings along major roads and properties within the Doral Décor District will be prioritized.
Grant applications will be accepted by the City Clerk during advertised grant application cycles and reviewed by an Evaluation Committee whose recommendations will be brought to the City Council meeting for approval.
The program provides financial assistance for the following external “facelift” improvements:
ADA improvements *
Pedestrian amenities *
Painting (no Building permit required)
Detached monument signs (Planning/Zoning review required)
Sidewalks/Surface Parking * (Public Works permit required)
* May require Miami-Dade Fire & other outside agency review.
All businesses must be located in the City of Doral and provide the following:
Submit one completed original application with all requested documentation, including 3 estimates from licensed contractors for each improvement.
Provide proof that the business has been operating for the past 1 year, (example: License, State Corporations, Sales Tax, or utility bill.) Proof must be in business’ name (include copy only).
Must submit a current Local Business Tax receipt.
Must submit printed copy of your active State of Florida Corporation OR Fictitious Name if business is incorporated (sunbiz.org).
Must submit picture of the façade of the business location.
Must submit renderings of the proposed façade improvement project, signed by a design professional.
Must provide copy of picture ID (driver’s license, Florida ID, or Immigration card) of owner.
A physical address is required. No P.O Box as mailing address allowed.
For Homeowner Associations, only publicly visible communal entry features are eligible. Application must be submitted by Homeowner Association and include proof of approval by the association ruling body.
More information at: https://www.cityofdoral.com/businesses/business-assistance/?fbclid=IwAR1ghSGdfkOKFoDP6opFMvvwBVbwdxUqPjHtep4xGu3x_QemhOOlI3_RZBk