Minneapolis City Council Adopts Stricter TIF Policy for Better Risk Assessment

Shields, Yvette
October 2000
Bond Buyer;10/16/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 30996, p4
Trade Publication
Highlights the tax increment financing policy adopted by the Minneapolis, Minnesota City Council. Level of subsidy available to developers; Controversy related to projects financed by bonds; Range of fees that will be paid by developers.


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