Business Start-Ups Incentive Program

By mmuise

The Business Start-Ups Incentive Program aims to promote and encourage job creation and economic development within the downtown area and elsewhere in the City.

Comments on Funding:

Funding is:
1. a contribution equal to six-month rent to a maximum of $5,000 for businesses within
the downtown area;
2. a contribution equal to three-month rent to a maximum of $2,500 for businesses outside of the downtown area;
3. 50% of signage cost up to $500.

Deadline: Continuous Intake

Applicants must be new business start-ups.

Application Steps:

Applicants must meet with the Program Administrator who will explain the criteria

under this incentive program

Documentation Needed:

Applicants must submit:
1. a business plan;
2. a letter (or letters) confirming that financing has been approved for the start-up.

Other Things to Note:


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