Incentive Grant Program

Downtown Topeka Redevelopment Incentive Grant Program

Administered by Downtown Topeka, Inc. (for and on behalf of the City of Topeka)

Introduction

The Downtown Topeka Redevelopment Incentive Grant Program is a financial incentive that is designed to encourage residential and commercial improvements of buildings for future use in the Capital City Business Improvement District. Grants are awarded as reimbursement for actual monies spent up to the limits provided.  Grant applications will be considered on a first come, first serve basis according to the date and time of application until funds are exhausted.  The amount of funds available may change during the duration of this program. Funding for this program is provided by the City of Topeka and administered by Downtown Topeka, Inc.  Applications will be reviewed by the Downtown Topeka Redevelopment Grant Committee (Grant Committee).  The Grant Committee consists of members appointed by Downtown Topeka, Inc. and by the Downtown Topeka Business Improvement District Advisory Board.

Eligible Applicants

Any person who owns or leases real property located in the Program Boundaries is eligible to apply for grants to improve real estate under Grant Program.  If the applicant does not have an ownership interest in the real property other than that of a tenant, then the owner of the property must join in the application and execute all documents required for grant approval. 

For additional information contact Downtown Topeka, Inc at 785.246.6163

The Downtown Topeka Redevelopment Incentive Grant Program is a financial incentive that is designed to encourage residential and commercial improvements of buildings for future use in the Capital City Business Improvement District. Grants are awarded as reimbursement for actual monies spent up to the limits provided below. Grant applications will be considered on a first come, first serve basis according to the date and time of application until funds are exhausted. The number of funds available may change during the duration of this program. Funding for this program is provided by the City of Topeka and administered by Downtown Topeka, Inc. Applications will be reviewed by the Downtown Topeka Redevelopment Grant Committee (Grant Committee). The Grant Committee consists of members appointed by Downtown Topeka, Inc. and by the Downtown Topeka Business Improvement District Advisory Board.

Eligible Applicants

Any person who owns or leases real property located in the Program Boundaries described below is eligible to apply for grants to improve real estate (the Project) under Grant Program. Such person or persons (including tenants and owners of real estate) hereafter will be denoted as Applicant. However, if the Applicant does not have an ownership interest in the real property other than that of a tenant, then the owner of the property must join in the application and execute all documents required here for grant approval.

Funding for this program is provided by the City of Topeka and administered by Downtown Topeka, Inc. Please call 785.246.6163 for more information.