Preservation & Community Enhancement Grant (P.A.C.E.)

Application process during COVID-19 Procedures 

The city of Madison announced Monday, March 16th that public access to city buildings would be limited to individuals who had appointments. To allow for easier access to submitting PACE applications, we have created an online form that can be submitted along with upload links for supporting documents. This form is available at PACE Online Grant Application. Application fees have been suspended until May 31st. The required meeting with the City Planner - Preservation Coordinator 10 days before the deadline is still in effect and can be done via email or phone.

Description of Program

The City of Madison’s P.A.C.E. Program is a grant program that provides exterior or structural rehabilitation assistance to encourage private property owners within Madison’s historic district to maintain, repair, and appropriately rehabilitate their historic structure(s). The program provides at maximum, a 100% match contribution not to exceed $7,500. Please see the Program Guidelines for instructions and all application material.

2020 Program Dates

Quarter 1: Application due to the City Planner - Preservation Coordinator: January 6, 2020 by 4:00pm
PACE Review Committee Meeting: February 10th and 11th, 2020 at 5:30pm at City Hall

Quarter 2: Application due to the City Planner - Preservation Coordinator: April 6, 2020 by 4:00pm
PACE Review Committee Meeting: May 11, 2020 at 5:30pm at City Hall

Quarter 3: Application due to theCity Planner -  Preservation Coordinator: July 6, 2020 by 4:00pm
PACE Review Committee Meeting: August 10, 2020 at 5:30pm at City Hall

Quarter 4: Application due to the City Planner - Preservation Coordinator: October 5, 2020 by 4:00pm
PACE Review Committee Meeting: November 9, 2020 at 5:30pm at City Hall