The Lake Mills Main Street Program provides matching funds and free design assistance to commercial property and business owners interested in renovating the street face of their building.

Funds for Storefront Revitalization

The Façade Grant under this program is a 50-50 matching grant ranging from $500 to $5,000 per building, depending on the availability of our funds. The Main Street Program can also provide sample drawings of possible façade improvements, plus recommend color schemes, awnings, and samples of recommended signage as well as list of contractors for getting the job done. The guidelines provided by the Main Street Program are intended to suggest ways in which property and business owners can keep downtown Lake Mills‚ unique charm and history in tact.


Façade Grant Application

Revised March 20, 2014

Façade Grant Guidelines

Revised August 18, 2011

Lake Mills City Sign Ordinance

Revised December 20, 2014