Downtown Economic Incentives Form

Please fill out all fields marked with *

Applicant Information
Submission Requirements

*Only properties within the boundaries of the mapped area will be considered for approval

Programs and Project Cost (select NO or YES for all programs that are being applied for and the amount you are requesting)

Receive 50% of the total costs to upgrade or upsize water, wastewater, or electrical utility connections, up to a maximum of $20,000.00

Construction Value Grant Amount
< $1 million $50,000
$1-4 million $150,000
> $4 million $250,000

Eligible applicants may use these funds for 50% of the costs to demolish vacant and/or derelict structures up to a maximum of $25,000 per project

This program is intended to assist property owners by providing a grant in the following amounts:
  • For Phase 1 ESAs, 80% of the cost up to a maximum grant of $5,000
  • For Phase 2 ESAs, 50% of the cost up to a maximum of $20,000.
This is automatically calculated and is the sum of all subtotals entered above. Please note: Rebate amount will cover a portion of incurred expenses, excluding taxes.
Project Information
Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP)

The City of Red Deer is collecting personal information for the purpose of administering the Downtown Economic Incentives funding program. The personal information on this form is collected under the authority of the Municipal Government Act Section 3 and is protected under the provisions of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) Act. If you have any questions about the collection, use and protection of this information, please contact the Manager of Planning Services, 4914 48 Avenue, Red Deer, AB. 403-406-8700.


By submitting this application form for the purposes of application for any of the Downtown Economic Incentive programs, I/We
  • understand that the Property must meet all applicable building safety codes, development requirements and comply with zoning requirements upon completion
  • agree to provide an on-site post-improvement review by the City administration upon completion of my project
  • understand that I must provide receipts identifying payment for the costs applied for
  • hereby authorize The City of Red Deer to obtain verification of any information contained in this application or submitted in support of this application from any source The City of Red Deer deems advisable
  • certify that I have read and agree to the criteria, terms, conditions and requirements set out in the application form and program information package
  • certify that all representations, statements and information contained in the application form submitted are true and correct
Registered Property Owner(s)