City Seeks Input on Heritage Property Grant Program

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City Hall , Kingston

Attention heritage property owners: the City of Kingston is looking for input on its heritage property grant program (HPG) so it can be improved to better support your efforts to conserve your property.

Those who own properties designated under the Ontario Heritage Act – and others with an interest in the program – are being asked to complete a short online survey about the HPG is available at CityofKingston.ca/GetInvolved by May 26.

APPLY FOR FUNDING NOW

If you own a Kingston property designated under the Ontario Heritage Act, you can now apply to the program for funding to assist in conserving your valued heritage property.

The program now offers 50 per cent of funding for eligible projects up to a maximum of $2,000. Applications are considered beginning March 1 of each year, and are awarded on a first come, first served basis.

Please note that the grant application requires you to also submit a heritage permit application for the work being proposed.

• Heritage grant program information and applications are available at CityofKingston.ca/heritage, or contact planning staff for more information at 613-546-4291 ext. 3180 or email heritage@cityofkingston.ca.
• Heritage permit information and applications can be found at the City of Kingston’s Heritage Permit page.


Release source: City of Kingston
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