Downtown Programs

The City of East Moline and Special Service Area (SSA) have several programs to help property owners improve their properties. Below is a general listing of all the programs available for property owners.

Business Lead Identification Program & Annual Tracking Verification


To be eligible for the Business Lead Incentive Program, please fill out completely and bring or send application and all required attachments to:  City of East Moline, City Hall Annex, 912 16th Ave., East Moline, IL 61244
Business Lead Identification Application ( PDF)

Quick Fix Program


The Quick Fix Program (PDF) is for property owners wanting to repair and improve properties within the program designated area. Program reimburses a 50% match, up to $1,500. The program is subject to funding availability.

Interior Build Out Program


This Interior Build-Out Program (PDF) is for property owners who want to enhance the interior of commercial buildings. Grant request may not exceed 50% of project costs or $5,000, whichever is less. The program is subject to funding availability.

Facade Programs


As part of the City's overall redevelopment strategy, the City of East Moline and Special Services Area (SSA), through their Facade Improvement Program, will provide funds to eligible property owners to enhance  commercial buildings and storefronts within the program designated area, approved on a case-by-case basis. 
  • City grant request may not exceed 25% of the project costs, or $10,000, whichever is less.
  • SSA grant request may not exceed 50% of the project costs, or $5,000, whichever is less

Additional Available Programs