The intent of the program is to improve the landscaping in the front and on scenic setbacks on major thoroughfares within the redevelopment areas.
Any commercial property along major thoroughfares or major corridors in redevelopment areas is eligible to apply for assistance. The following are major thoroughfares or corridors in redevelopment areas:
Visible improvement within front yards or scenic setbacks include:
Projects are funded up to 50% of the total project cost with no single grant exceeding $15,000. Improvements made using 100% Florida friendly plants from Floridayards.org plant list may receive awards up to 75% of the total project cost with no single grant exceeding $15,000. Grant reimbursements are made over three years and are subject to maintenance of landscape improvements.
Properties are eligible for a Landscape Improvement Grant one time.
Additional information about the Landscape Improvement Grant program (PDF)
For an application, visit the Document Center (PDF) or call (386) 671-8180 for more information.