Retail Encouragement Loan Program
This Program is designed for retail businesses that stock new items for sale on racks, shelving or a floor display are considered eligible for this program. Loan Parameters: May be a new retail business or a new owner of an existing retail business in Orange City that is either leasing new or existing space or is constructing new space. May be an existing retail business in Orange City that is expanding at its existing or at a new location. Only the extra square footage that is added to their existing sales space will be considered eligible. Must be open for the public a minimum of 40 hours per week. Must be a member of the Orange City Chamber of Commerce. Must be served by the OC Municipal Utilities (electric). Loan application must be submitted prior to public opening.