The City of Kingston has supported the Reher Center building stabilization efforts through its Community Block Development Grant (CDBG) program with the following grants:

  • 2008 – $10,000 toward the restoration of the storefront
  • 2010 – $10,000 toward the reconstruction of several seriously deteriorating windows
  • 2011 – $10,000 to be combined with the 2012 award to fund a mechanical engineering and fire prevention study to design a plan to meet present and future needs of the building
  • 2012 – $5,900 to be combined with the 2011 award to fund the Reher Bakery Interim Building Access Project