Grant funding now available for MidTown property owners to make investments in their property with the intent of improving conditions and increasing property values. Projects can apply for funding up to $50,000. If you have a larger project in mind, contact Tommy.Crosby@DurangoGov.org.
Is your business or property within the boundaries of MidTown? Yes? You qualify for the Peak Grant!
MidTown is Durango’s first Urban Renewal Area. MidTown holds many important and underutilized assets that contribute to Durango’s quality of life. This area contains many properties ripe for redevelopment, including publicly-owned and historically significant properties. MidTown is within a federally-designated Opportunity Zone, and prioritizes the following types of development:
Arts & Culture
City Council adopted the MidTown Urban Renewal Plan at their regular meeting on March 16, 2021. The plan lays out the vision and development priorities for MidTown, and authorizes Tax Increment Financing (TIF) for twenty-five years.
If you have a property in MidTown or a proposal, we'd love to hear from you. Please contact Scott Shine, Assistant Director of Community Development at Scott.Shine@DurangoGov.org or (970) 764-5735. Or submit your questions or comments online here.