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Facade Grant Application

Applications are open until 11:55 p.m. on July 15, 2022.


Property for which the applicant is being made:

Financing (up to 50% of eligible costs, to a maximum of $10,000)


The following documents are necessary for processing this application:

  1. Three (3) written estimates from a qualified architect or contractor;
  2. Two (2) copies of conceptual elevation plan identifying dimensions, materials and colours of the entire street oriented façade;
  3. Two (2) copies of proposed sign plans identifying dimensions, materials and colour; and
  4. If applicable, Tenant must provide written authorization from the registered property owner.
  5. Upload pictures of current state of the proposed area to be renovated. 

Your application will not be processed without these documents included.


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Privacy notice

Personal information is being collected under the authority of s. 28(2) of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA) and will be used to by the City of Kitchener to inform policy decisions. This information will be shared with staff who require it for their work as part of Economic Development and will be stored on a server owned by a Third Party Service Provider (eSolutions Group) located in Canada. The personal information collected herein will be used only for the purposes relating to the program and will be protected in accordance with the requirements stipulated in the MFIPPA. 

Inquiries about the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information should be directed to Victoria Filippelli,, 519-741-2200 ext. 7197.