Grants of up to $2,500 to Alabama municipalities for promotional and economic development projects that attract visitors and businesses to cities, towns, and communities statewide. Funding is intended to market and advertise the economic and cultural value within local communities, and to help towns invite new visitors, new industries, and new neighbors to the area.
Project helps maintain civic pride in communities.
Project enhances economic development opportunities by providing signage that is appealing and welcoming.
Project enhances community aesthetics by encouraging physical improvements in local neighborhoods.
Project assists with town or event promotion for economic impact.
Gateway grants can be used for:
The purchase of new signage
Renovation of existing signage
Website development or upgrades
Marketing materials for town/city or for town/city event promotion