Business Incentives

Free Land Program (Residential)

The City of Lincoln is offering free residential lots to families interested in moving to the community and/or building a new home. The lots are available in a residential development (complete with streets, water, sewer, etc) within the city limits and located just a few blocks from the high school, hospital, football field, city park, …

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Neighborhood Revitalization Plan for Lincoln & Sylvan Grove

The Neighborhood Revitalization Plan (NRP) program is intended to spur economic growth by providing a property tax rebate to property owners who make improvements to either their commercial or residential properties within the city limits of Lincoln or Sylvan Grove. The basic description of the program is listed below; however, please see the attachments for …

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Revolving Loan Fund

The Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) is a low-interest loan program to support the creation or expansion of businesses within the county.  The loan program can be used for property acquisition, purchasing a business, construction, gap financing, working capital, or purchasing of equipment or inventory. The Lincoln County Economic Development Foundation (LCEDF) administers the loan which …

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Business Revitalization Grants

The Business Revitalization Grant (BRG) program supports local businesses by assisting with physical exterior improvements and upgrades to existing commercial properties.

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Rural Opportunity Zone

Lincoln County is one of 77 counties in Kansas participating in the state’s Rural Opportunity Zone (ROZ) program. The program provides financial incentives to recruit new full-time residents into rural counties. There are two types of ROZ programs with a brief description of each listed below.  An individual who qualifies for both incentives can receive …

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Free Land Program (Commercial)

Both Lincoln County and the City of Lincoln have commercial lots available to businesses that are looking to move in to the area or expand. There are several lots available, listed below, depending on the specific needs of the business. Industrial Park (Developed) – Four lots are available and owned by the City of Lincoln. …

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WEB Fund Grants

The Windpower Economic Benefit (WEB) Fund was created to support the interests, educational, social betterment and overall safety of Lincoln County communities, non-profits, and the local county government. The WEB Fund contributes to local projects with preference given to projects that identifies a distinct need, proposes a resourceful approach to address the need, and demonstrates …

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Other Sources of Financing and Incentives

There are many other sources of financing and incentives that can be made available to businesses, organizations, and individuals depending on their needs. The most common options are listed below; however, please contact the Lincoln County Economic Development Foundation (LCEDF) office for more specifics as every need is unique. The LCEDF office is located at …

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