The Facade Improvement Program is available for businesses located within the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) District. The program will provide up to $5,000 in matching funds for improvements to the facades of commercial buildings and up to $1,000 in design assistance. Grants require a minimum 50 percent cash match on behalf of the applicant for all eligible expenses. Funding is provided on a competitive basis. Total funds available are $30,000 and have been established through funds from the DDA.