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South City Good Neighbor Grant

The South City Good Neighbor Grant is a special program offered by the Downtown Memphis Commission (DMC) and the Center City Development Corporation (CCDC) in partnership with the City of Memphis Division of Housing and Community Development (HCD) and the South City Choice Neighborhood Initiative (CNI). This grant is designed to help commercial property owners and businesses in the South City Neighborhood make exterior improvements to their property.

Quick Facts:

  • For each project the maximum total grant is $50,000
  • The grant only covers up to 75% of a project's total costs. 
  • Only projects located in the South City focus area are eligible (see map above).
  • The grant is for exterior improvements easily seen from the street or public sidewalk.

South City Good Neighbor Grant Application