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South District FBC Grant Program Overview ApplicationUse of Funds: Subject to the terms of a grant agreement, funds may be used to reimburse developers for costs associated with: - Professional engineering (e.g. subdivision plat, sensitive areas development plan, construction drawings), - Architectural (e.g. building elevations), &/or - Design services (e.g. floor plans). Execution of a grant agreement, however, does not constitute City Staff or Council approval of any project plans. The City may act as a co-applicant for rezoning applications that demonstrate a strong commitment to the City’s goals and objectives for the South District. Funds must be used within 18 months of execution of a grant agreement. Funds cannot be used for work already completed. Funds will not be released until the applicant submits paid invoices or receipts, and final deliverables (e.g. plat, elevations) that demonstrate consistency with the South District Plan & form-based code to the City. Application Deadline: Interested property owners must submit the attached application by February 25, 2022. Applications will be considered as they are received until all funding is allocated. Contact: Anne Russett, Senior Planner Neighborhood and Development Services Dept (319) 356-5251 anne-russett@iowa-city.org City of Iowa City 2022 South District Form-Based Code Grant Program Funds Available: $90,000 in funding is available. Individual grant allocations will be determined at the discretion of the City based on consistency with the South District Plan and Future Land Use Map, form- based code, and City policy; the amount of land involved; the requested amount; and the proposed project budget. The maximum allocation per project is $30,000. Eligible Projects: - Property must be within the South District Form-Based code planning area and within City of Iowa City’s jurisdictional boundaries; - Project must demonstrate consistency with the adopted South District Plan and Future Land Use Map and associated form-based code; - Property owner or their representative must be the applicant; and - Projects that preserve environmental resources, include diverse housing types and a highly interconnected street network will be given priority for grant funds. The City of Iowa City recently amended the South District Plan and adopted a form-based zoning code. To kick-start projects that align with the new Plan and regulations, the City is offering financial incentives in the form of a grant to assist with design and engineering work for future development projects. Property Address(s): __________________________ Anticipated Start Date: ________________________ Project Description: In a separate attachment, provide the following information: details of how funds will be used, how the project is consistent with the South District Plan and Future Land Use Map & form-based code, project budget, and project timeline. Specify the proposed project deliverable(s) for City approval. 2022 South District Form-Based Code Grant Application Contact Information Property Owner (required): ____________________ Contact Person: ______________________________ Mailing Address: _____________________________ City/State/Zip: _______________________________ Phone Number: ______________________________ Email: ______________________________________ Property Owner Representative (if applicable): ____________________________________________ Mailing Address: _____________________________ City/State/Zip: _______________________________ Phone Number: _____________________________ Email: ______________________________________ Who is the primary contact person for this application? ☐ the owner(s) of the property ☐ property owner representative Project Information Estimated Cost: ______________________________ Funds Requested: _____________________________ Submittal Application Date: ______________________________ Property Owner Name: _________________________ Property Owner Signature: ______________________ I have completed this form to the best of my knowledge and authorize the City of Iowa City to process this application. I understand that this application becomes public information once submitted to the City. Application Deadline: Applications must be received by 4:00 PM on Friday, February 25, 2022. Applications will be reviewed by staff as received until all funding is allocated. To Submit Application: Download, fill out, and email form to anne-russett@iowa-city.org or print and mail to Urban Planning, City of Iowa City, 410 E. Washington St, Iowa City, IA 52240 For more information: Anne Russett, Senior Planner (319) 356-5251 or anne-russett@iowa-city.org Representative Name: __________________________ Representative Signature: _______________________ For City Staff Use Only. Application Received: ______________________________________________________