Property owners in O’Neill wanting to improve building facades and property lots within O’Neill may now be eligible for a grant available through the City’s LB840/Local Option Municipal Economic Development Program.
For commercial properties, the program allows exterior business improvements from minor renovations and historical façade painting to complete façade renovations and structure demolition. This can include the replacement or addition of awnings, signage, graphics, window display areas, exterior lighting, and concrete/sidewalk. Residential properties are only eligible for demolition activities. The program will allow for a $5,000 maximum grant per storefront/property.
For questions or to request an application, please contact the City of O’Neill at 402.336.3640 or the Holt County Economic Development Office at 402-336-1504.