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Programs & Activities

Financial Assistance to New and Existing Businesses

Downtown Property Improvement Program

Downtown Property Improvement Program is available to businesses within the commercial area of Olean.  Up to $30,000, with 20% of the loan amount being a deferred loan, is available for facade and commercial interior renovation projects.


First Time Homebuyers Grants

For more information or applications contact:

Keri Kerper
Community Development Program Coordinator
City of Olean
Municipal Building
Olean, NY 14760
Phone: (716) 376-5647
Fax: (716) 376-5644

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