Designed to spur development

CIP Programs

BWG offers Community Improvement Plan incentives to stimulate investment in BWG’s Industrial Areas and Downtown Bradford. Council has approved the programs to run to mid-2021.


Financial Incentives Application Form

Industrial Areas CIP

  • Development Charge Grant Program
  • Tax-based Redevelopment Grant Program
  • Planning Fees and Building Permit Grant Program
  • Building, Restoration, Renovation and Improvement Program

Industrial Areas CIP Report

Downtown CIP

  • Façade, Landscape and Signage Improvement Grant Program
  • Building, Restoration and Improvement
  • Planning Fees and Building Permit Grant Program
  • Development Charge Grant Program
  • Taxed Based Redevelopment Grant Program

Downtown CIP Report

Please note that as of February 18, 2020, the Downtown CIP is on indefinite hiatus, pending an eligibility review by Council. The review process is tentatively scheduled for March 2020. Applications may still be submitted, but will not be processed until the review’s conclusion.

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The Office of Economic Development is available to assist you with any business inquiries and has a variety of helpful publications available for download.

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