The German Village Society will reimburse residents up to $700 toward the cost of sidewalk repair or replacement.  Remember, German Village Guidelines recommend brick for all sidewalks in the district. To apply for the German Village Society’s sidewalk incentive repair program, please fill out this form and submit to the German Village Society’s Historic Preservation Advocate.  These application forms are also available at the GVS offices. Please include photographs of your sidewalk with the application.  Applications can be submitted in person or electronically.  Email:

The sidewalk task force will review applications on a rolling basis.  You will be notified regarding the status of your application within 1-week of the task force evaluation.