Paint Clip

Free Exterior Paint !!

Provided by the City of Allentown in coordination with

Old Allentown Preservation Association

Website: Oldallentown.org        Phone: 610-740-9919          Email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Greetings Neighbor!

We are pleased to inform you that the Old Allentown Preservation Association (OAPA) has started a mini-grant program of up to $500 awards to purchase paint for the improved appearance of our historic neighborhood. Below is the application for homeowners to apply for this opportunity! If you are a tenant or a business, we encourage you to share this information with the property owner. 

Eligible improvements can include:Paint for exteriorwoodwork such as trim, door or shutters. 

Project Selection:

  1. Applications due December 1, 2018.Projects selected on a first come first serve basis. 
  2. Potential for significant aesthetic impact. 
  3. Priority given to buildings located within the Old Allentown historic district.
  4. Buildings located adjacent to the district will be considered. 
  5. Property owners must select paint colors from the OAPA approved historic paint colors brochure attached, or otherwise approved colors agreed to with OAPA. 
  6. Note: Painting of natural brick is not allowed in the Historic District.

Click to open Grant ApplicationGrant Application

Click to open Color GuideColor Guide