Home Program Grant:
The Borough has partnered with the Wayne County Re-Development Authority to obtain DCED funding for home repairs for lower and mid-income families. For information please contact Jackie Young at the Wayne County Redevelopment office at 570-253-4882 as they are taking applications from home owners.
The Borough has partnered with the Downtown Hawley Partnership (DHP) to obtain a DCED grant for facade improvements for Hawley businesses. The funds are a one-to-one matching grant up to $5,000.00 each. Interested business owners should contact the DHP as they are currently taking Application from business owners.
CDBG funds have been awarded to resurface the region of Prospect Street damaged during hurricane Irene.
Sidewalk & Streetlights:
Since 2008 the Borough has been upgrading the sidewalks to native bluestone and installing historic style streetlights in the downtown area using local matching funds and grants from Penndot, the Department of Community Economic Development (DCED) and County Community Development Block Grants (CDBG).