Financial AssistanceDowntown Works is a business assistance program designed to match up potential business owners with willing lenders.
Each participant will receive business plan support and professional advice to ensure their long term success in the downtown business district.
The ideal Downtown Works project will include funding from a variety of sources including the applicant, local lenders, the Downtown Works Revolving Loan Fund, and outside economic development programs.
The Downtown Works program is intended to:
Program funding is designed to be used in conjunction with a borrower's primary lender as an additional source of funds.
This program will provide a continuous source of funds to help strengthen our downtown community.
Program funded by:
Eligible projects may include:
Design Assistance Available
The Downtown Works program, in conjunction with Downtown Rhinelander, Inc.—Wisconsin Main Street Program, can also provide professional design assistance.
This includes recommendations on appropriate façade renovations including:
All loans through this program are intended for businesses located exclusively in the Business Improvement District.
To Apply Or For More Information, Please Contact:
Downtown Rhinelander, Inc.
26 North Brown Street Rhinelander, WI 54501
City of Rhinelander
135 S. Stevens Street
Rhinelander, WI 54501