The goal of the Downtown Smithfield Awning Grant is to assist property owners and their tenants in improving the physical appearance of their buildings to encourage futher downtown revitalization. 

The incentive offered through this program will provide funding for new awnings within the Downtown Smithfield Municipal Service District.  Applicants are encouraged to contact the DSDC prior to completing the application, as the DSDC may be able to offer further design assistance and cost savings.



As a Main Street America Affiliateâ„¢, the Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation is part of a national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities that share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development.
Community ms vertical color logoSmithfield is a North Carolina Main Street community, designated by the N.C. Department of Commerce Main Street & Rural Planning Center. The Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation is charged with administering the program at the local level and building public-private partnerships to spur economic development that achieves measurable results such as investment, business growth, and job creation.