Business Improvement Grant (BIG)

Program Policy & Guidelines

Updated - April 2023

At the April 6, 2023 Regular Meeting, the Baytown Municipal Development District (MDD) Board of Directors adopted revisions to the Business Improvement Grant program policy and guidelines - the revised program policy and guidelines are available below:

BIG Program Guide

Grant Application

Applications must be submitted online, through the Citizen Self Service (CSS) Online Portal. Because of multi-department reviews, applications may take 45-60 days to be considered by the MDD Board. The MDD Board meets on the first Thursday of the month.

Pre-Application Meeting

You may email to schedule a Pre-Application Meeting to review the program and application requirements prior to submitting an application in the CSS portal. Appointments will be available beginning May 1, 2023.