D.C.'s TIF-Heavy Redevelopment Plans
- Tucson to Use Taxes, Facility Revenues for New Arena, Hotel. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;4/11/2007, Vol. 360 Issue 32605, p3
The article reports on the plan of Tucson, Arizona to use bonds backed by facility revenues and sales and hotel taxes to finance construction of a downtown hotel, arena and renovation of convention center. The hotel and arena, expected to cost large sum of money, would be built adjacent to the...
- City Issues Funds To Refurbish Neighborhoods. // San Diego Business Journal;09/25/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 39, p44
Reports on San Diego, California's plans to issue tax increment bonds to help finance two neighborhood redevelopment projects.
- D.C. TIF Cap Could Double; Baseball Bonds Now Selling May 1. Vadum, Marfhew // Bond Buyer;4/13/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32360, p33
The article reports on the proposal of District of Columbia Mayor Anthony Williams to double the tax increment financing cap of the city. The statement of Williams came as council officials prepare for the awaited sale of 535 million dollars in baseball stadium construction bonds on May 1, 2006....
- D.C. Council Approves $187M in TIF Bonds for Convention Hotel. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;6/7/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32397, p6
The article reports on the final approval of the District of Columbia Council in Washington to issue the $187 million in tax increment financing bonds to help fund a 1,400-room convention center hotel and sanctioning bond authority for two of its quasi-independent redevelopment agencies to swap...
- Miami, Miami-Dade Plan for Marlins' Ballpark. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;12/17/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32775, p5
The article reports on the plan manufactured by Miami and Miami-Dade County to bond finance a new $525 million ballpark for Major League Baseball's Florida Marlins in Florida. The plan would also help Miami come up with the cash for its $50 million share of an underwater tunnel project that...
- TIF helps city shape up blighted area. McGillivray, David // American City & County;Aug96, Vol. 111 Issue 9, p6
Reports on the success of a redevelopment project in a former residential area in Merriam, Kansas using tax increment financing (TIF) which reduced future risks while preserving the city's option. Elimination of the blighted condition in the city; Redevelopment eligible for TIF costs;...
- Council balks on Wal-Mart tax decision. Webb, Mary // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);10/21/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 17, p1
Reports the delay in the decision of the City Council concerning the tax increment financing for the proposed Wal-Mart in New Orleans, Louisiana. Consequences of the delay; Disclosure on the amount of financing; Factors causing the delay.
- Judge to rule on Wal-Mart TIF bond sale this week. Webb, Mary // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);1/6/2003, Vol. 23 Issue 28, p5
Focuses on the legal arguments concerning planned redevelopment of the St. Thomas housing complex in New Orleans, Louisiana. Issues with the approval of the City Council to the tax increment financing (TIF) plan for the project; Total amount of the TIF; Citations of other lawsuits involving the...
- Your Voice ONLINE. // St. Charles Journal;10/19/2011, Vol. 46 Issue 77, pA9
The article presents several online comments from "The Journal" readers on an article by Russell Korando about the DESCO Group asking the Saint Charles, Missouri council for 9.6 million U.S. dollars in tax increment financing for the Lindenwood Town Center development.