Façade grants awarded for Main Street buildings
Five sites along Gloucester’s Main Street have received as much as $40,000 combined to spruce up their appearance through Gloucester Main Street Preservation Trust’s façade grant program, according to executive director Jenny Crittenden.
Grant award winners were:
—Arc of the Peninsula/Puller Center, up to $20,000 for parking lot and beautification projects;
—Hodges & Bryant, up to $8,374.50 to pressure wash the building’s exterior, add new lights, installation of planters and other improvements;