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Village of Morton Offers a Second Business Sustainability Grant


The Village of Morton has received approval from the State of Illinois to offer a second Business Sustainability Grant.  The Village will be awarding up to $223,271 in grants.  The maximum grant for one business will be $25,000. This amount may be reduced pro-rata for all eligible applicants if the total amount from all applicants exceeds the $223,271 available.

This second round will be open to all business types whose physical presence is within the corporate boundaries of the Village of Morton, except for the following:

Eligible expenses for the period of March 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020 are:

Income requirements are as follows:

Businesses that received funding from the previous Village of Morton Business Sustainability Grant round are eligible to apply for funding for the additional month of expenses (December 2020) and/or the additional grant  maximum amount.

Grant applications are due by 5:00 pm on May 14, 2021, and must contain all required documentation to be considered.  The application is available below.

Business Sustainability Grant Application – Round #2

As our lobby remains closed due to construction, applications can be placed in one of the two utility payment drop boxes, mailed to PO Box 28, Morton, IL  61550, or by calling the Village office at 309-266-5361 to arrange to drop your application package off at our rear entrance along Madison Street.

If you have any questions, please contact Julie Smick, Village Administrator, at 309-266-5361.