NeighbourhoodResidential Rehabilitation Grant Program
The Neighborhood Residential Rehabilitation Grant Program aims to promote the maintenance and improvement of residential properties within the residential areas of Ford City . Boundaries include: St.Luke to Henry Ford Centre Drive, Seminole to Riverside.
• A grant equal to 50% of the cost of eligible exterior building maintenance and property improvement works to residential properties. The minimum grant per property will be $1,000 up to a maximum of $15,000. (Example: Spend $30,000, receive $15,000 from the City, Spend $5,000, receive $2,500 back)
• The following types of exterior building maintenance and property improvement works are considered eligible:
a. Cleaning, painting, repair or replacement of exterior facade materials;
b. Repair/replacement of front doors, windows and porches;
c. Repair/replacement of cornices, parapets, eaves and other architectural details; and,
d. Other improvements, at the discretion of the City Planner, related to rehabilitation of existing residential units.
• All eligible works must be visible from the road right-of-way and must be acceptable to and approved by the City.
• Apply today, go to www.citywindsor.ca website under Ford City CIP .
Current business owners, new investors, and residents of Ford City are now able to start their application and will work directly with:
Kevin Alexander, MCIP RPP
Senior Planner - Special Projects
City of Windsor Planning & Building Department
350 City Hall Square, Suite 210
Windsor, Ontario, Canada N9A 6S1
T. (519) 255-6543 ext. 6732
F. (519) 255-6544
Here are some great website links to the application, guide overview and copy of the Ford City CIP:
If you have any questions about the Ford City CIP, feel free to contact Kevin Alexander from the City of Windsor or The Ford City Neighbourhood Renewal office at 519-915-9583.
We are open from Monday- Friday, 8:30am-4:00pm (Off for lunch from 12:00pm-1:00pm) and located at 1168 Drouillard Road- Inside Gino and Liz Marcus Community Complex, Unit 8.