The Community Improvement Plan (CIP), adopted in 2004, provides a variety of financial incentive programs to encourage development/redevelopment in six (6) project areas in the City of St. Catharines. The "Community Improvement Plan, Office Consolidation, September 2012" includes background information, the incentive programs, a map showing the six (6) project areas and the process charts relating to the tax programs.
Download the Community Improvement Plan: Office Consolidation 2012
The grant programs are intended to stimulate private sector investment in rehabilitation activities in the Community Improvement Project Areas.
The following grant programs are offered: