CRA currently has two active programs, Commercial Facade Grant Program and the Got Art? Program.
The CRA Commercial Façade Program is available to any commercially zoned property in the CRA. The program reimburses 50% of funds spent on upgrades to a property including paint, windows and doors, signage, roofs, landscaping, and lighting. Funds are available on a first-come-first-served basis and CRA staff are available to assist business owners in completing the application. The maximum funding available is $100,000.
Download the application here. Examples of previous recipients are below.
Before: Antilla Plaza
After: Antilla Plazza
Before: 1300 E. Hillsboro
After: 1300 E. Hillsboro
Before: Flannigans/Whale's Rib
After: Flannigans/Whale's Rib
“Got Art?” Is the Public Art branch of the CRA; where the main focus is to recognize opportunities for public art to bond, build and bridge the community. The Public Art Committee (PAC) drives the program through Call to Artist development & management, artist selection, and project development within the District.
Current programs under the “Got Art?” are:
The pieces included in the gallery were submitted by local artists (Broward County). The art displayed below is available for purchase. For more information, please contact us at 954-495-5430.
"Turtle Eating Jellyfish"
"Fractal New Space"