Neighborhood Services

Eastside Neighborhood Grant

The City of Big Rapids has received a $50,000 grant from the Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) for home and neighborhood enhancement projects. The neighborhood project is replacement of the playground structure at Linden Street Park. Homeowners who live in the City on the east side of the Muskegon River, and meet income eligibility requirements, are welcome to apply for grant dollars to fund exterior home renovation projects of up to $7,499. See the attached documents for more information.

Eastside Neighborhood Grant Information Letter

Geographic Eligibility Map

Grant Application Form

Grant Program Guidelines

To be considered, completed grant applications are due to the Neighborhood Services Department by 5:00 PM on Monday, August 26, 2019. 

For more information about the Eastside Neighborhood Grant, please contact the Neighborhood Services Coordinator at 231-592-4036.