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If available, provide receipt details for all work performed/to be performed.
Related attachments can be provided in the Required Attachments section below.
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Is the property covered by
property insurance? *
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If "Yes", please complete a Landmarks Application.
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Is your property in a historic district? *
Coverage Limit
Insurance Agent Name
First Name *
Are municipal property tax payments
and water payments current?
Address *
Applicant Details
Email *
Project Details
Total Amount of Incentive Requested *
Property Insurance Details
Address 2
Signature *
Please provide brief description of the project (Describe the damage to be repaired) *
By signing below, I certify that this affidavit has been executed to induce the City of Trenton to consider an award for improvements and certify that the undersigned is the Property Owner, or duly Authorized Agent of the Property Owner.

I certify that the information on this application is true, complete, and correct to the best of my knowledge.

I certify that I have read and understand the conditions of this Award and understand my responsibilities under these documents.

I certify that no owner with at least 20% ownership is Mayor, a City of Trenton department Director, City Council member or staff of the department of Economic Development, or a member of their immediate family.

The application will not be considered if it is not signed, is not complete and does not include all required attachments.

Tax Identification # *
Insurance Agent Phone Number
Email *
Phone Number *
The Trenton Business Improvement Incentive will offer grants of up to $5,000 to cover the expenses of replacing doors, gates and windows damaged during the riot not otherwise covered by insurance or another grant source. If insurance pays for most of the project, this grant can be used to cover the insurance deductible. There is no minimum project cost and no matching is required.

Eligible Properties

Registered Trenton businesses in commercial properties whose doors, gates or windows were damaged on Sunday May 31st (or any other subsequent dates as determined by the Director of the Department of Housing and Economic Development).

Residential properties are not eligible. Government or non‐profit entities are not eligible.

Program Requirements

  1. All statements and representations made in the application must be correct in all material respects when made.
  2. The application must include a description of the repairs with sufficient detail to facilitate an understanding of the Project.
  3. The applicant must provide a valid City of Trenton, or otherwise appropriate, Business License.
  4. The applicant must be current in all responsibilities to the city including property tax and water.
  5. The applicant must provide a copy of property insurance.
  6. The applicant must provide a copy of the police report.
  7. All work must be complete, and receipts submitted before funds are disbursed.
  8. All project work must be properly permitted prior to the start of work and completed in accordance with the City of Trenton Building Codes.
  9. A limit of three grants will be approved per applicant within a span of five years. A limit of 1 grant will be approved per project address.

Awards and Disbursements

  1. When an application is received, the City of Trenton will verify that the application is complete and the project fulfills all the program requirements.
  2. Awards, if approved, shall be for up to $5,000.
  3. After the work is completed, the property owner will submit receipts for the allowable work completed for disbursement of funds.
  4. A property inspection will be made to ensure that the work was completed according to the requirements.

Complete applications, with all necessary attachments, will be considered on a first come, first serve rolling basis. The total aggregate loans cannot exceed the loan fund. Once the loan fund is exhausted, no more loans can be awarded.

In order for your {[PNAME]} Application to be reviewed, you must provide the following documents:
  1. Photos of the damage
  2. Property insurance
  3. Copy of current business license
  4. Copy of police report
  5. Copy of building permits, if required
  6. Work Receipts
Business Details
Receipt Details
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