Main Street Pontiac seeks to maintain and improve the quality of life for its citizens and business owners by fostering an economically viable and visually appealing commercial district. To help reach this goal, Main Street Pontiac has established a Façade Grant Program to reimburse applicants for approved façade work on downtown buildings. Approved applicants shall be reimbursed 50% of the eligible costs of façade work up to $10,000 upon completion of the project.
- To maintain high-quality design standards by investing in existing building stock that contributes to an exciting and inspiring downtown experience for residents and visitors.
- To assist in the maintenance and preservation of Downtown Pontiac’s buildings to safeguard property values and support an attractive downtown where businesses would like to locate.
- To contribute to a unique sense of place that helps promote the downtown district.