SYDNEY, N.S. —
The Sydney Downtown Growth Affiliation (SDDA) has introduced a undertaking geared toward selling streetscaping beautification and placemaking amongst its member companies within the core of the Cape Breton Municipality’s largest group.
Final yr, the affiliation administered a pilot funding alternative initiative that included the set up of patios, blade signage and different storefront enhancements.
“This yr we’ve expanded the standards,” stated SDDA government director Michelle Wilson, in a written launch.
“We might be providing to assist fund essential tasks that can enhance the outside look of buildings, add enticing fixtures equivalent to crops and signage, and permit for the addition of important placemaking initiatives equivalent to patios, seating, and different actions. This yr we’re additionally extending the invitation to artists with the objective to create extra public artwork tasks throughout the downtown core.”
The undertaking might be formally launched on Feb. 22. Tips can be found to members and artists by contacting the SDDA workplace.