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Incentives

The Town of Georgetown is offering a variety of incentives relating to fee reductions and waivers, property tax increase phase in, impact fee reductions, and grants, which have been adopted for the Downtown Development District.  Town incentives include the following:

Ordinance 2016-11, Chapter A250, DDD Incentives (PDF)

  • Property Tax Increase Phase In
  • Business License Fee Waiver
  • Accelerated Development Review Process
  • Building Permit Fee Reduction
  • Emergency Services Fee Reduction
  • Georgetown Recreation, Education, and Arts Trust Fund Fee Reduction
  • Water Impact Fee Reduction
  • Sewer Impact Fee Reduction
  • Sign, Facade, and Awning Grant

Qualified investors in the Downtown Development District are also eligible for a variety of incentives from the State and County.  Please use the links below to find out more about these incentives:

Delaware State Housing Authority, DDD Grants Program

Office of State Planning Coordination, Additional State Agency Incentives

Sussex County