Downtown Facade Program

Downtown Sioux City Facade Improvement Program

*The application period has closed. Recipients will be announced in September.

The City of Sioux City and Downtown Partners would like to extend an invitation to downtown property owners and businesses to apply for the 2022 Downtown Façade Improvement Program. More information about the program will be shared at Downtown Partners’ annual stakeholder meeting on Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. This meeting will be held via Zoom, so please email prior to June 20 to receive a link for access to the meeting.

The main purposes of the Downtown Façade Improvement Program are to improve the aesthetic appearance of the exterior façades of existing buildings and businesses within the Downtown Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID), to restore the unique character of buildings in the Downtown SSMID as much as practicable, and to encourage private investment in properties and businesses in the Downtown SSMID.

The application deadline is July 29, 2022 by 4:30 p.m. Applications can be submitted in person on the 2nd floor of City Hall in the Economic Development Department or can be emailed in PDF format to

The property owner notice can be found by clicking HERE.

The Downtown Façade Improvement Program application can be found by clicking HERE.

The Historic District Design Manual can be found by clicking HERE.

The Downtown Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID) boundary can be found by clicking HERE.


Questions? Please contact:

Renae Billings                                                    Ragen Cote        

City of Sioux City                                               Downtown Partners

712-279-6159                                                    712-252-0014