Given that the City's Small Business Grants are given out on a reimbursement basis, the City is attempting to reach out to local lenders and familiarize them with this program. This will help to ensure that applicants which may have trouble securing the up front funding for their project will have access to interim financing options. Any applicants who anticipate being unable to cover the upfront cost of their proposed project should speak with the City's Community Development Director or reach out to one of the local financial institutions below which have expressed an interest to work with those applying for this program (More to be added):
Note: A lender being listed below does not guarantee an applicant will qualify for a loan. Those lenders listed below are simply local financial institutions who are familiar with this program.