Small Business Resources
Thinking about opening a business in Downtown Georgetown?
We would love to have you! Downtown Georgetown is a great place to do business, thanks to local community support, visitor traffic, and an entrepreneurial spirit that has been engrained in Georgetown since the turn of the century. Helpful resources to help you get started are listed below. For any specific questions you may have about starting your business in Georgetown, please contact the Downtown Development Manager.
Quick Guide for New Downtown Property & Business Owners
Facade and Sign Reimbursement Grant Program
The Georgetown Main Street Facade & Sign Reimbursement Grant Program is an economic incentive to help enhance the unique character of the downtown through historic preservation and makes an effort to keep commercial storefronts aesthetically appealing in order to attract customers.
The Facade & Sign Reimbursement Grant Program focuses on exterior work on storefronts that hasn’t begun, as well as roof and foundation work, fire suppression systems, and ADA improvements on commercial buildings located in the Downtown Overlay District. The application and instructions are below.