BIC Enterprises of Central Florida, Inc. d/b/a Wing Shack (Wing Shack) is located at 4650 East Michigan Street. For 25 years, Wing Shack has offered “kickin” wings and served as a regular gathering spot for Conway area residents. Wing Shack currently has twenty (20) employees. The restaurant is increasing the number of seats from 104 to 220.
Wing Shack has requested assistance through the City of Orlando's Business Assistance Program. The Business Assistance Program (BAP) is a matching grant program that was approved by the Orlando City Council on June 18, 2001 to encourage small businesses to locate, expand or redevelop in the City of Orlando. The Business Assistance Program assists with small-scale infrastructure projects, building permitting fees and impact fees. The BAP pays fifty percent of eligible fees. The maximum amount granted under the program guidelines is $20,000. All BAP awards greater than $5,000 are required to be forwarded to City Council for approval.
Total eligible fees for Wing Shack under the Business Assistance Program, are $22,167.60. The BAP will pay fifty percent of eligible fees ($11,083.80). The fee breakdown is as follows: Sewer Benefit Fee @ 50% = $11,083.80.