Storefront Renovation Rebate Program
The 2021-2022 Storefront Renovation Rebate Program is a newly implemented program designed to assist business owners in North Royalton with improving the facades of storefronts as well as correcting exterior code violations. The City is offering a 50 percent rebate for exterior renovations of any commercial buildings within the City of North Royalton with a limit of a $10,000 rebate per building. An additional 5 percent rebate will be given to businesses that use a green, sustainable, recycled component in their project.Eligible projects include: facade improvements; signs; awnings; windows/doors; painting or cleaning; lighting; ADA-Compliant Violations; exterior code violations; and landscaping (only as an addition to any of the aforementioned projects).
Ineligible projects include: interior improvements and elements not seen from the front of the building such as improvements to the rear of the building, flat roofs.
Ineligible buildings include: schools, residential buildings, strip mall, plazas.
Tax exempt properties are ineligible for the program.
Find the complete Storefront Renovation Rebate Program Checklist here.
The Storefront Renovation Final Report is available here.
The Storefront Renovation Rebate Program flyer can be viewed here.
The Storefront Renovation Rebate Program is available to businesses located in North Royalton. The applicant must complete the North Royalton Storefront Program Application. Applicants must be pre-approved by the City. Business owners may apply with approval of the property owner. ALL improvements must address the publicly seen sides of the building. Applications are now being accepted and must be submitted in electronic format to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please contact Thomas Jordan at 440-237-5484 or email email@example.com for more information.