Business Resources

The North 5th Street Revitalization Project offers a variety of services to help your North 5th Street business grow, stay safe, and even improve it’s storefront.

Find a Storefront on North 5th Street

N5SRP regularly updates its list of for rent and for sale commercial properties on the 4800 – 6000 blocks of North 5th Street. Click here to view our most up to date property listing and find a spot that’s perfect for your business.

Beautify Your Business

An attractive and inviting storefront brings in new customers to purchase goods and services and ring your cash register. A snazzy storefront is the best investment you can make!

Storefront Improvement Program

The Storefront Improvement Program reimburses businesses and property owners for 50% of the cost of improvements they make to their storefronts (up to $10,000 for single address properties and $15,000 for multiple-address and corner properties).  Since 2008, N5SRP has helped over 12 North 5th Street businesses take advantage of SIP to give their business a facelift and increase business revenue. You must submit an application through N5SRP and receive City approval before making any improvements for reimbursement. Be the next business to take advantage of SIP by contacting N5SRP today!

Graffiti Removal

The City’s Graffiti Abatement Taskforce is fast at removing graffiti, whether on your property, on another person’s property or on public property. Download the Philly 3-11 app to your smartphone or tablet and report graffiti complaints within seconds. You can also dial 3-11 (or 215-686-8686) to speak with a live representative or email complaints to philly311@phila.gov.

Storefront and Sign Design Services

N5SRP has helped several businesses design new logos and signage to make their business stand out in the crowd. N5SRP only assists business serious about using their designs for Storefront Improvement Projects they are committed to completing. Businesses receiving design assistance must also be dues-paying Olney Business Association members and have a good track record of partnering with N5SRP and completing projects.

Secure Your Business

Business Security Camera Program

The Business Security Camera Program (BSCP) reimburses businesses and property owners for 50% of the cost (up to $3,000) for cameras they install on the outside of their properties. In the last year, N5SRP has helped over 8 businesses on North 5th Street save thousands of dollars and improve their safety by taking advantage of this great program. You must submit an application through N5SRP and receive City approval before installing any equipment for reimbursement. Read more about the BSCP program here and contact N5SRP today to find out how you can apply!

Merchant Safety Brochure

Download N5SRP’s Merchant Safety Brochure in English or Spanish for tips on keeping your business free of crime. Also have your employees read the brochure so that they know how to protect against robbery and crime too.