Downtown Façade Grant Application

Complete and submit this form and send your supporting documents to the address below to apply for a Downtown Façade Grant. Depending on your project, you may also need to present your plans to the Architectural Review Board for approval before any painting, construction, or installation work begins. Learn more about the Architectural Review Board (ARB).

Main Street Hartsville
PO Drawer 2497
Hartsville SC 29551

Contact Main Street Hartsville if you have any questions:

Downtown Facade Grant Application

The purpose of the program is to provide grant funding to be used by businesses within the central business district for the replacement of exterior signage and repainting of building exteriors. For purposes of this grant program, the Main Street Hartsville District is between Home and Laurens Avenue, and between Fourth and Sixth Streets. The grant is only intended for commercial, and not residential, purposes.

The Façade Grant will reimburse 60% of the project cost for a maximum of $2,500.

Please download and review all guidelines before completing the application here.

Applicant Information:

Your first name (given name)
Your last name (surname)
Address of proposed installation
Check "Yes" to confirm that you have a current City of Hartsville Business License.
Check "Yes" to confirm that you are located within the Main Street Hartsville District


All exterior upgrades to building and properties must meet approval from the Architectural Review Board (ARB). Sign and Awning Permit Applications may be obtained from City Hall at 100 E. Carolina Avenue and must be submitted at least one week prior to the monthly ARB meeting. Meetings to review signage applications are the third Wednesday of each month at 5:15 PM in the Council Chambers at City Hall.

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Completed W9 Form

Maximum file size: 268.44MB

Please attach your completed Form W9 here. Download blank W9.
Project receipts

Maximum file size: 268.44MB

Please attach your completed Form W9 here. Download blank W9.
Scope of Project
Choose any elements that your improvement project will include.
Project Visuals

Maximum file size: 20MB

If you have a drawing, rendering, or other images to show what your finished project will look like, please include them here.

Sign Company Information:

Paint Contact Information:

Project Costs

After submitting this form, please mail the following items to Main Street Hartsville:

  1. Written permission from the building owner (if applicable)
  2. Sign design, drawn to scale, including dimensions and colors (if applicable)
  3. Paint sample (if applicable)

Main Street Hartsville
PO Drawer 2497
Hartsville SC 29551

Acknowledgement and Certification

Check this box to certify that you have read, understood, and agreed to the above terms.
Type your full, legal name here.