The journey to South Milwaukee’s promising future starts downtown.

Grant Review Committee Members:
Nathan Keller (Plan Commission)
Armen Hadjinian (Project ReStore)
Jenny Meyer (At-large)

Two of the Following Three:
Tami Mayzik, City Administrator
Kyle Vandercar, City Engineer or
Steve Petery, Building Inspector











That’s why we’re proud to offer a program with the backing of the Bucyrus Foundation that is breathing new life into our city center and its properties – one in a series of initiatives we’ve unveiled to bring our 2035 Comprehensive + Downtown Plan Update to life.

The Bucyrus Downtown Revitalization Grant focuses investment in our city center, with matching grant funds of up to $30,000 for certain exterior and interior work.

A few more details:

  • Applications for the grant are accepted on an ongoing basis
  • Grant applications are reviewed by staff and then forwarded to the Grant Review Committee for consideration, with final approval by the Common Council.
  • Grants are reviewed by the Grant Review Committee and approved by the Common Council.  The Grant Review Committee (five voting members) consists of representatives from the Plan Commission, Downtown Advisory Committee, two staff members (city administrator, building inspector, or city engineer) and one at-large member


Find more information, and a copy of the grant, here

For more information, please contact Janet Talaska, at 414-768-8052.


June 19, 2017
May 1, 2017
May 1, 2017 Amended
September 25, 2017

October 4, 2016