The City of St. Thomas, through its Community Improvement Program (CIP) provides financial incentive programs to property owners to improve, revitalize, and rehabilitate their properties. Eligible properties must be located within the Downtown area, Old St. Thomas and the CASO Railway lands.

Please refer to the complete application package below for details about the eight financial incentive programs.

Please note that all CIP financial programs are subject to the availability of funds within the City's CIP budget and projects are processed on a first come, first served basis.

St. Thomas Community Improvement Plan Update 2020

Notice of Decision to Adopt a Community Improvement Plan 
Notice of Decision to Designate a New Community Improvement Project

Notice of Public Meeting - May 10, 2021 at 6pm 
St. Thomas Community Improvement Plan (draft - Jan 2021)

Notice for Upcoming Open House

October 28th PIC- Zoom Webinar Instructions
October 28th PIC - Presentation
Current vs Proposed Incentive Programs Table

Application Package

CIP Brochure

CIP at a glance

CIP Application form

CIP Application guide