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Lyndale Neighborhood Business Façade Matching Grants Available in 2023

Building owners and commercial tenants (with property owner’s approval) can apply for a Great Streets Façade grant if:

  1. They are located within the Lyndale neighborhood AND
  2. The façade improvements are for a commercial business or commercial building.

Some business might also qualify for additional Building Security Grants through the Lake Street Council.

Matching grants range from $5,000 to $10,000 depending on where your property is in Lyndale. This reimbursement program can help pay for:

  • Exterior painting or the restoration including masonry repairs and tuck pointing
  • Repair or replacement of architecturally appropriate windows and doors
  • Canopy or awning installation or repair
  • Installation or repair of exterior signage including wall, window, hanging, and monument signs advertising the business name
  • Exterior lighting
  • Murals

If you want to discuss your project and see what grant funds you might qualify for, please contact the LNA Acting Director Sarah Linnes-Robinson at or call 612-824-9403.

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