Redevelopment Infill Projects
TIF #6 is a redevelopment TIF covering much of the downtown area. The program offers incentives for new infill development as well as the rehabilitation of historic structures. To find out if your property is included in this TIF, please review the TIF #6 map. To apply, please contact Ramona Flanigan, City Administrator, at 608-884-3341 or
Small Business/Economic Development Loan
The purpose of the Small Business/Economic Development (ED) Fund program is to provide financial assistance for a portion of costs associated with interior and exterior building improvement projects that contributes to the redevelopment of the Downtown. Eligible projects include exterior and interior building rehabilitation projects; and acquisition, demolition, site preparation or similar activities deemed necessary to stimulate development projects located within TIF District #6 in which the City's investment is less than $3,000.
Facade Improvement and Sign Program
To provide assistance to downtown businesses and property owners, there are grants and loans available for the rehabilitation of signs and facades in the downtown district.