Dentist receives $5,000 DDA façade grant

ROSCOMMON–Karrie Williams (in white) of Northern Family Dentistry recently received a $5,000 façade grant from the Roscommon Downtown Development Authority (DDA) for their new staff meeting room.

The new addition is 343 square feet and is appreciated by their entire staff to better serve our community. Pictured from left to right (back row) Missy Hendershott, Gin Mitchell, Linda Rau, (front row) Kris Sefl, Tamara Fisher, Mary Jones, Williams and DDA President Thomas O’Brien.

The DDA partners with downtown property owners in order to enhance the downtown area. Matching funds are available for commercial façade improvements with a reimbursement of 50% up to $5,000 for an approved storefront renovation. This year the DDA has budgeted $30,000 for the façade grant program. Applications are available at the Village of Roscommon new offices or by visiting


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