Storefront Improvement Program (SIP)
Why you should apply:
The Storefront Improvement Program (SIP) revitalizes building facades visible to customers, neighboring merchants and residents. The City of San Diego provides free professional design assistance and financial incentives to small business owners who wish to make a creative change to and improve the curb appeal of their storefronts. In FY2017, SIP completed 34 projects throughout the City and provided $246,976 in incentives, leveraging $747,825 in private funds.
** New applications will be available and begin being reviewed in Spring 2018. **