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Savage Encourages Local Businesses to Avail of Council Grant Scheme

Published: 7 February, 2018

Sinn Fein Councillor Kevin Savage is encouraging local businesses to avail of councils shop front improvement scheme.

Speaking following the launch of the initiative he said:

"I would encourage local businesses across the ABC Council area to avail of this opportunity. The grant offered will fund 50% of project costs up to a maximum of £1,500.

"Only items that will enhance the exterior, street facing element of the property are eligible for funding.

"Although this is a rolling grant scheme the assessment panel will meet on 12th March, June, September and December to score applications.

"This is an excellent opportunity to improve the exterior of your building and to make your business and our council area an attractive place to visit, invest, shop and live in."