Applications for My Main Street are now open! My Main Street is a $23.25 million investment by The Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario to help drive business and restore vibrancy to local communities across southern Ontario in the aftermath of COVID-19. My Main Street has two program streams:
The My Main Street Local Business Accelerator will support the revitalization of 65 main street communities through dedicated Main Street Ambassadors, including customized market research, data analysis and non-repayable contributions for local businesses. Applications for the My Main Street Local Business Accelerator are still open and will be accepted on a continuous basis.
The My Main Street Community Activator will support up to 140 placemaking projects aimed at strengthening the connection between people and places through activities, events, community improvements and policy development. Support will be provided in the form of reimbursements against incurred costs. Applications for round one of the Community Activator are now closed. Round two applications will open on December 1st, 2021.
Learn more and apply at www.mymainstreet.ca.