Property Improvement Grant Program

Property Improvement Grant Program

Please email permits@vpsfl.org or call our main number at 561-965-4016 to request a copy of any of the forms and applications below.  We are currently in the process of formatting the documents to comply with federal requirements.

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The Property Improvement Program is intended to promote reinvestment in the community by providing up to $5,000 in matching grant funds (provided on a reimbursement basis) for property owners to improve the exterior of their residential or commercial property.

Property Improvement Grant Program Application 

Property Improvement Grant Program Fact Sheet

Property Improvement Grant Program Guidelines and Basic Procedures 

Property Improvement Program (PIP) - Employee Form 

Upcoming Deadline for Property Improvement (Matching) Grant Program

As an incentive to encourage residents and business owners to renovate their property, the Village of Palm Springs is again offering financial assistance, on a reimbursement basis, for construction projects that 1) require a building permit, 2) cost at least $500, and 3) enhance the visual appeal and value of the residence/business. Specific program details and the application form can be found on the Village website, or call the Planning, Zoning & Building Department at 561-965-4016 for more information.

The deadline for our 16th cycle for Fiscal Year 2020 is Monday, December 2, 2019  Please have your submittal package to the Planning, Zoning & Building Department by 4:30 p.m. that day.

Re-Roofs are now eligible improvement projects.

Solid Waste Authority Recycled Paint Donation Program

Village of Palm Springs residents can get a one-time donation of free, high-quality exterior latex house paint to update the exterior of their homes.

To qualify for this donation recipients must: 

  • Reside in Palm Beach County
  • Be single-family homeowners only
  • Occupy the home they own
  • Have a home up to 3,000 square feet according to the Palm Beach County Property Appraiser's records (includes garage, porches, carports etc.)
  • Homes must be pressure-washed prior to painting

If you qualify for this program you can visit Paint or call the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County's Customer Services Team at 561-697-2700 ext. 4717. If approved, you will choose from the 10 colors offered and the paint will be available in four to six (4-6) weeks. Applicants will be contacted when their paint is available.

Want to Donate Your Old Paint:  Palm Beach County residents who have old paint to donate may visit any of the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County's seven Home Chemical and Recycling Centers (Home Chemical and Recycling Centers Website) and drop it off for free.

Small businesses may be able to dispose of old paint through the SWA for a fee. For more information, visit the SWA's Hazardous Waste Services Businesses page Small Business Waste Disposal or call 561-687-1100.

Each year, the SWA recycles more than 120,000 lbs. of latex paint and safely disposes of more than 1 million pounds of household hazardous waste. There are seven (7) convenient county locations for residents to drop off their home chemicals:

  • North County Transfer Station, 14185 Military Trail (SWA Road) in Jupiter
  • Home Chemical and Recycling Center, 6161 N. Jog Road in West Palm Beach
  • Glades Regional Transfer Station, 1701 State Road 15 in Belle Glade
  • West Central Transfer Station, 9743 Process Drive in Royal Palm Beach
  • Central County Transfer Station, 1810 Lantana Road in Lantana
  • Southwest County Transfer Station, 13400 South State Road 7 in Delray Beach
  • South County Transfer Station, 1901 SW 4th Avenue in Delray Beach