Front Door Program Applications Open
Application Deadline: March 1, 2023
The City is now accepting Front Door grant applications for 2023! Does your home need a facelift? This curb appeal program provides grant money for exterior home improvements. Since the program began in 2019, it has sparked more than $4.9 million dollars worth home enhancement projects throughout the city.
The Front Door Grant Program pays a portion of project costs to Coon Rapids property owners who will make certain exterior improvements to the front (street side) of their home.
Basic Improvement = grant up to 15% of project cost.
- Examples: siding, roof, windows, soffit/fascia, etc.
Beautification Improvement = grant up to 25% of project cost.
- Examples: driveways, brick, stone, shakes, covered front porches, landscaping, new front doors/garage doors, etc.
Grant amounts range from $1,000 to $5,000. There are no income limits to participate in this program, but homeowners must pay at least $4,000 of their own funds to receive the minimum grant of $1,000 from the City.
Read the eligibility requirements on the City's website here.
Online applications will be accepted through March 1. A lottery will occur on March 8 to choose applicants to receive a Front Door grant.