Morris business grants available

City of Morris announces Commercial Lease Payment Grants for Morris (TIF Dist. 1) Businesses

Morris businesses impacted by COVID-19 can apply for up to $1,500 toward lease reimbursements

The City of Morris is able to utilize Tax Increment Finance (TIF) District 1 dollars to assist Morris businesses with lease payment reimbursements up to $1,500. There are requirements including, but not limited to being in TIF 1 (map available online), having a Morris business license, and proof of lease payment, among other information. Applications are reviewed by the City on a first come first serve basis and approved based on availability of funds. Visit the city’s website (link available below) for more info and for an application. Applications should be emailed to [email protected]. For more information call 815-942-4026.

City of Morris website