Targeted Storefront Improvement Grants

The City of Philadelphia Commerce Department provides matching grants for qualifying fa├žade improvement projects for commercial properties.  Old City District serves as the liaison for this program. Property owners and tenants may be eligible. Program guidelines require pre-approval of all eligible expenses for reimbursement, and funding is subject to availability. 

SafeCam Grant Program

These grants are being offered with the intention of encouraging business owners to install security systems to increase the safety of commercial areas. Owners can be reimbursed up to 59% of the cost of installing qualifying camera systems. Old City District is serving as the liaison between Old City businesses and property owners and the Commerce Department for this grant opportunity.