Mayor Chuck Fewell
Greenfield is proud to announce we have been awarded a $500,000 Main Street Revitalization Program grant for the façade renovation of 10 historic buildings in the downtown. The City, along with the building owners and other philanthropic donors provided match valued at $225,758 for a total project budget of $725,758.
Buildings to recieve renovations include:Chamber Building at 1 Courthouse PlazaWolf Law Firm at 6 E MainStrahl-Apple Law Firm at 8 W MainRandall Building, (Posh Salon) 2 E MainWooden Bear Brewery at 21 W NorthCarnegies Restaurant at 100 W NorthMcCleerey's Sporting Goods at 22 S StateBrand and Morelock Law Firm/Sprinkle CPA at 28-32 S StateHancock County Art Gallery at 20 N StateHighsmith Guns at 123 N State
The Main Street Revitalization Program (MSRP) is a grant program administered by the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA). The goal of MSRP is to encourage Main street communities such as ours to focus on long term community development within the downtown area. This program works in conjunction with the Indiana Main Street Program and the overall goals and strategies for the Main Street revitalization efforts across the state. MSRP is funded with Federal Community Development Block Grant CDBG dollars.
Greenfield building owners received an additional $69,457 granted in Indiana Historic Renovation Grant funds from OCRA for the following buildings.McCleerey's et al 22-32 S StateLC Thayer Building (Greenfield Fitness) 20 E Main
Construction is slated to begin in late June of 2017 and completed in January of 2018.