BCEDC was awarded $75,000 from the Donald E. Nielsen Foundation to assist in the demolition of blighted and substandard residential structures within Burt County. An additional $125,000 from the Nielsen Foundation is now available for commercial building demo. Both individuals and governmental entities are eligible to apply. Up to 50% of the total demolition cost, with no more than $15,000 for commercial demolition, will be granted. Commercial Demo applications are being accepted from October 1 – October 31.
The applications and guidelines can be downloaded from the website under Funding.