Applications Now Open:
Pioneer Square Façade Improvement Fund
Facade improvements on
Moses Building at 312 Second Ave. S.
New round of Façade Improvement funding now available to Pioneer Square businesses and property owners
The Alliance for Pioneer Square is excited to announce open applications for the Façade Improvement Fund, a financial support program for businesses and properties in the district.

The Façade Improvement Fund is intended to provide financial support to Pioneer Square business and property owners who embark on projects to improve the overall appearance of their building facades and storefronts. Funds may be used to reimburse costs of materials and labor including, but not limited to, the following types of projects:

  • Fresh coat of paint
  • Lighting Improvements 
  • Cafe Seating
  • Planters
  • Façade repairs & upgrades
  • Broken door lock replacement 
  • Broken window replacement
  • Professional cleaning 

Only properties and businesses within the Pioneer Square District boundaries will be eligible to apply. Funding awards will be capped at $5,000 and applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until funds are exhausted. Funds will be awarded on a first come first serve basis. The deadline to apply for funding is August 31, 2022.

For program eligibility, frequently asked questions and how to apply, visit the Alliance for Pioneer Square website. If you have any questions about this program, please reach out to [email protected]

Funding for the Façade Improvement Fund is made possible by Historic South Downtown and the City of Seattle Office of Economic Development .

The Alliance Team