Accessory Structure Grant Program
This matching grant program aids Town residents seeking to demolish, improve, repair, and /or replace accessory structures on their property, which includes, fences, detached garages, sheds, and certain walls. In addition, this program allows for residents to replace chain-link fences in their entirety with fences of different materials. The removal of a chain-link fence or any dilapidated fence or other accessory structure when no fence or accessory structure is being installed as a replacement, is also an eligible use. The purpose of this program is to enhance the overall appearance of residential properties for quality housing and neighborhoods.
Eligible Applicants - Any owner-occupied single-family residential property in the Town for which all property taxes and other financial obligations to the Town are paid.
Geographic Boundary - R-55 Zone (Single-Family Residential)
Maximum Award - Grant not-to-exceed $1,000 per property per year.
Open Application Period - Applications are accepted on a continual basis.
Required Match - Awardees must demonstrate the applicant’s dollar-for-dollar match (1:1).
Use Restriction - Ineligible uses include any work performed on primary structures or other non-accessory structures on the premises and any work to repair chain-link fences.
Limitation - This program does not waive any permit or development-related fees imposed by the State, County, or Town.
This program is subject to funding availability and the Town reserves the right to amend, modify or cancel this program at any time with or without notice.
1. The program will be promoted through the Town’s established outreach programs.