March 2022

Facade Improvement Grant Program

Extended Opportunity! In partnership with the City of Oil City, the Oil City Main Street Program (OCMS) offers a Façade Improvement Grant Program which provides reimbursable, 50/50 matching grants of up to $5,000 for exterior storefront improvements on eligible buildings located within the Oil City Main Street District. Applications will be accepted on a monthly basis now through March 2023 unless funding is depleted sooner. Learn more here and find complete details with links to application materials in our Façade Grant Toolkit.

"Opportunity: Oil City" Business Resource Guide

The Oil City Main Street Program's Economic Vitality Committee presents a newly updated version of the "Opportunity: Oil City" Business Resource Guide!  This guide includes tips for planning or improving your business, a checklist for city permits and other approvals, financial incentives and lending sources, an annual list of downtown events, and helpful contact information. Printed copies will also be available in City Hall, the Oil City Main Street Program Office and other community locations. For more information on opening a business in downtown Oil City, contact the Oil City Main Street Office at 814.677.3152 x 101. 


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