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Clean Safe & Sustainable Grants

Enhance Downtown

Empty spaces on the sides of downtown buildings do nothing to contribute to the overall attractiveness of our City Centre. In an effort to better enhance our downtown and beautify some of these spaces, the DVBA is providing financial assistance to property owners who wish to create murals on the side of their buildings.

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Illuminate Downtown

The DVBA has grants available to downtown property and business owners who wish to better illuminate their buildings and properties. The overall objective of this incentive program is to create a more appealing downtown, with an enhanced comfort level for all who visit, work, and live here.

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Gull Deterrent Grant

A particularly memorable deluge of seagulls... and their corresponding droppings... during the spring and summer of 2011 led the DVBA to devise a program to work with property and business owners to help reduce the dramatic impact of nesting and young seagulls on our downtown. This grant continues to be offered, as one of the DVBA’s most popular programs, in an effort to outfit every property in the downtown core with seagull deterrents.

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Business Listings

Helping you connect with a downtown business is a big part of what we do at the DVBA.

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