Streetscape Enhancement Measure 2021

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Streetscape Enhancement Measure 2021

Owners of commercial, residential or unoccupied buildings in Longford, Granard, Drumlish and Lanesborough can now apply for Streetscape Enhancement Measure 2021 funding. This scheme will be administered by Longford County Council working in collaboration with local businesses and property owners with the aim of adding colour and freshness to our rural towns and villages.

What types of projects are supported?

  • Collaboration between property owners to paint buildings or shopfronts in vibrant colours
  • Commissioning of murals in towns and villages
  • Upgrade or restoration of historic and traditional shopfronts
  • Provision of street planting, shrubbery, trees and flowers boxes
  • Illumination and lighting of architectural features
  • Installation of canopies and street furniture
  • Decluttering of streetscapes with the removal of unnecessary signs or wires

Additional Information:

  • Levels of support range from: 70% for individual premises; 80% for joint applications (groups of three or more adjacent premises); 100% where the painting is undertaken by direct labour of the applicant
  • Maximum level of support to any individual building is €8,000
  • Projects must be completed by mid-November 2021
  • Closing date for applications is 5pm, 7 September 2021

How To Apply:

Fill out the Streetscape Enhancement Measure 2021 Application Form and send completed form to jmurphy@longfordcoco.ie.

Where can I find out more?

For more information email jmurphy@longfordcoco.ie.