Griswold Receives STEAP Grant
This article was published on: 02/22/16 7:15 PM by Curt
Griswold First Selectman, Kevin Skulczyck is excited to announce the awarded STEAP Grant. They would like to thank Paul Brycki, State Representative and Congressman Courtney’s office for their help in securing the funds.
The Grant is for $370,000 for the Jewett City Main Street Historical Period Lighting Project. The funds are being utilized to complete the construction and installation of the Phase II Jewett City Main Street Historical Period Lighting Project.
The historic lighting will compliment prior elements of the revitalization efforts such as curb lines, crosswalks, sidewalks, trash receptacles, planters and benches.
This project will benefit the local community by reinforcing the economic vitality of Main Street for the existing property owners and business owners, and encourage existing businesses to reinvest into Main Street properties, and attract new businesses to a reborn, vibrant Main Street.