The City of Oneonta reminds those working on a Downtown Improvement Fund application that submissions must be received by 4:00 pm on Friday August 31. The fund has $2.335 million of grants available from the NYS Downtown Revitalization Initiative to provide grant assistance for signage and awnings, facade improvements, creation of upper floor market rate housing, and transformative projects within the DRI boundary. Applications should be submitted to Elizabeth Horvath at Delaware Engineering on South Main Street or to Oneonta City Hall.