Place-Based Investment Loan Program Deadline Approaching
Thursday, September 5, 2019
St. John the Baptist Parish - Applications for the Place-Based Investment Loan Program are being accepted until September 30, 2019. This program can provide 0% interest, 40% forgivable loans up to $50,000 for historic renovations, new detached signs, and rain gardens.
To ensure project eligibility, there is a two-step process:
1) Submit a Preliminary Project Request to verify that your project is eligible under the program
2) Submit a Loan Application once your project has received preliminary approval.
All applications are due by September 30, 2019. The Loan Program has drop in office hours for you to meet with program staff and ask questions. Come by the St. John Parish Government Complex on Tuesdays (from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm) and Thursdays (from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm). If you are on the West Bank, stop by the Roland Borne, Sr. Memorial Library in Edgard on Tuesdays between 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm.
"Don't miss this great opportunity to improve your property," said Rene Pastorek, St. John the Baptist Parish Planning & Zoning Director. Applications, contact information, and more program information are all available on the Parish website: http://sjbparish.com/zoning_general.php?id=2691.