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Akron Businesses Will Receive Façade Grants

Nov 9, 2018
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Small Akron businesses will receive grants to renovate their façades through a program that targets neglected areas for improvement.

The grants come from Great Streets Akron, an initiative that selects 10 historic neighborhood-business districts in Akron for efforts to improve vitality. The areas include Maple Valley, West Hill, North Hill, Copley Road East, Middlebury, Firestone Park, Ellet, Wallhaven, Goodyear Heights and Kenmore.