Downtown Building Rehabilitation

The Downtown Building Rehabilitation Program (DBR) is designed to help aid in financing code-compliant construction and remodeling projects on main streets in downtowns. The DBR Program will support and provide 1/3 of the project cost up to $50,000 in eligible expenses. Up to 10% of awarded grant funding may be utilized for professional services [...]

2022-05-27T11:54:44-05:00May 27th, 2022|Commercial, Grants, Local & Regional News|

Business Energy Retrofit Program (BER)

Does your business need energy-efficient repairs or upgrades? Would you like to save $$$ on utility bills? Is your business within the Taconite Assistance Area (TAA)? The Business Energy Retrofit may be right for you! The Business Energy Retrofit Program (BER) is designed to aid in financing the energy retrofit project. The BER program will [...]

2022-05-27T11:57:23-05:00May 27th, 2022|Commercial, Grants, Local & Regional News|

Child Care Facility Revitalization Grants

New Grant Opportunity! - First Round Application Opens on March 29, 2022 Child Care Facility Revitalization Grants The new Child Care Facility Revitalization Grants program opens March 29, 2022, with federal funding from the American Rescue Plan Act. This is a new grant program to address child care facility needs and is a key element [...]

2022-03-21T11:30:15-05:00March 21st, 2022|Grants, Local & Regional News|

Minnesota Main Street COVID Relief Grants

Minnesota Main Street COVID Relief Grants to begin accepting applications Sept. 20 The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) will begin accepting applications for the Main Street COVID Relief Grants Program on Sept. 20. This program was approved by the Minnesota State Legislature and signed by Gov. Tim Walz on June 30, 2021. [...]

2021-09-08T12:50:53-05:00September 8th, 2021|Grants, Local & Regional News, Residential|

Small Business Relief Grants

St. Louis County has received $3.8 million from the State of Minnesota to provide economic relief to eligible businesses and nonprofits adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The application period will be open January 19-February 3. Click here for application guidelines, details on a virtual information session and more. CARES Act funds St. Louis County [...]

2021-01-15T10:13:46-06:00January 15th, 2021|Grants, Local & Regional News|

St. Louis County finalizing details for next phase of COVID relief grants for small businesses

St. Louis County is preparing to launch a third round of COVID relief assistance for small businesses and eligible non-profits hurt by the pandemic. The application period is expected to begin in mid-January for Phase 3 of St. Louis County Small Business Relief Grants. This latest round of grants will use funds provided by the [...]

2021-01-15T10:14:35-06:00December 31st, 2020|Commercial, Grants, Local & Regional News|

County Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grants Available Starting August 24th

St. Louis County Board of Commissioners approved $6 million in Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grants which will be distributed in two (2) phases to qualifying businesses adversely impacted by and responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Phase 1: Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grants (Opens Aug 24th) Phase 1 grant assistance will focus on businesses and non-profits [...]

2021-01-15T10:14:52-06:00August 23rd, 2020|Grants, Local & Regional News|

The Taconite Area Community Relief Grant Program is now accepting applications through July 6, 2020

Cities, townships or tribal units of government located within the Iron Range Resources & Rehabilitation service area are eligible to apply for a grant that serves as a lending program to businesses within that community. EDAs, HRAs, joint powers boards and community nonprofits are eligible to apply as a community’s fiscal agent. Grant applications will [...]

2021-01-15T10:15:03-06:00June 26th, 2020|Grants, Local & Regional News|
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