CRA Façade Improvement Grant Opportunities
The CRA offers opportunities for both businesses and residents located within its boundaries. Independent businesses located within the CRA may be eligible to apply for the CRA Façade Grant Program for improvements such as exterior lighting, landscaping, benches, bicycle racks, and public art, as well as entrances, windows, and ADA compliance.
Click Here for the CRA Façade Improvement Grant Application CRA Façade Improvement Grant Opportunities
CRA Home Improvement Grant Opportunities
Homeowners within the CRA who have a Homestead Exemption and who meet income eligibility requirements may apply for grant assistance for improvements to the appearance and accessibility of their homes.
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CRA Demolition Assistance Program
The purpose of the Demolition Program is to provide grants to eligible applicants on a first come, first served basis with the intent to reduce or eliminate the costs associated with the removal of substandard structures when the cost to rehabilitate is not feasible. Properties must be located within the boundaries of the Pinellas Park Community Redevelopment Agency to be eligible for grant funds. Grant awards amount up to $10,000.
For more details on this, please contact the Planning and Development Services at 727-369-5631.
Community Redevelopment Policing Unit
A Community Redevelopment Policing Unit (CRPU) dedicated to the CRA offers a number of programs and services to both business and residents, including:
- CRA Neighborhood Watch Groups
- Coffee With a Cop Programs at Local Restaurants
- Regular Patrols to Ensure the Safety of CRA Businesses and Neighborhoods
The Business Information Exchange Program offers several additional opportunities for CRA businesses, including crime safety analyses, safety checks, and trainings designed specifically for your business.
The CRPU offices are located at:
6990 49th Street North
Pinellas Park, FL 33781