Downtown Revitalization

Downtown Revitalization Grant Funds Available

In 2016, Medina County, on behalf of the City of Wadsworth, received a Downtown Revitalization Grant from the Ohio Development Services Agency.  That grant provides approximately $270,000 in matching funds for building and businesses owners in downtown Wadsworth make facade improvements and correct building code deficiencies.  

For more information about the program, please contact Main Street Wadsworth, Inc. at 330-331-4414.

Notice to Commercial Contractors

Medina County has received a Downtown Revitalization Grant (DRG) from the Ohio Office of Community Development to improve the Central Business District in the City of Wadsworth.  The purpose of the DRG program is to address facade improvements and commercial building code deficiencies, which include roof replacement, window and door replacement, signage, exterior painting, masonry, HVAC, plumbing and electrical work.

The DRG program requires contractors to maintain general liability insurance, workers compensation and pay federal prevailing wages. Contractors interested in providing construction services for the City of Wadsworth DRG can obtain an application at the following locations