Cornerstone Alliance has partnered with Indiana Michigan Power (I&M) to help businesses improve the exterior appeal of their establishments as well as become more energy efficient.
Cornerstone Alliance has initiated very successful commercial façade programs in the past that led to increased investment and an improved business climate in façade-eligible areas.
Small Business Façade Grants are available for the repair, maintenance, or rehabilitation of the exterior faces of existing commercial buildings. Grant recipients may be eligible for additional grant funding toward the purchase of energy efficiency products.
Priority will be given to properties in the following areas:
- Downtown Benton Harbor and the Arts District
- The Niles Road Commercial Corridor (Niles Road between Napier Avenue and Hilltop Road)
- The M-139 Corridor in Benton Township (between Pipestone Road and Interstate 94)