Façade Improvement Grants

2016 to 2017 The Cutting RoomOn September 26, 2016, Fort Mill Town Council adopted a Façade Improvement Grant Program to encourage reinvestment in, and revitalization of, the downtown commercial district. This program provides reimbursable matching grants of up to $5,000 to help offset the cost of exterior improvements to a property owner or tenant’s commercial building. The Façade Improvement Grant Program requires a minimum match equal to, or greater than, the total grant amount. Grants will be awarded on a competitive basis until all available funding for the current fiscal year has been committed. Individuals and business owners who wish to be considered for a grant must complete and submit a formal application.

Grant Funding Awards

Total Grant Funding:  Adopted in Town Council’s annual budget and may vary between fiscal years.

Minimum Grant Award: $500 for projects with a minimum value of $1,000 or more

Maximum Grant Award: $5,000 for projects with a minimum value of $10,000 or more


For more information about the Town of Fort Mill’s Façade Improvement Grant Program, or to schedule a pre-application meeting, please email the Fort Mill Planning Department or call at 803-547-2034.

Program Information & Applications