Heritage Homeowners’ Properties May Be Eligible for Grant

Published on: 2016/02/24 - in Releases

Attention owners of heritage properties: are you planning to do some repairs to your property this year?

If so, you may be eligible for up to $2,000 under the City of Kingston’s heritage property grant program.

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

Applications for the 2016 heritage property grant program will be accepted starting March 1. 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 by emailing heritage@cityofkingston.ca.

Heritage permit information and applications can be found on the City of Kingston website.

About the City of Kingston

The City of Kingston provides municipal services to 125,000 residents living in this visually stunning, historic city, often ranked one of the best places to live in Canada. In 2014, it was named a Top 7 Smart Community by the Intelligent Community Forum. Kingston is focusing on being smart and livable as it pursues its vision to become Canada’s most sustainable city.

We focus on environmental responsibility, social equity, economic health and cultural vitality – – ensuring that today’s decisions don’t compromise our future.

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