District of Columbia Redevelopment Project Could Use TIFs
- Portland, Ore., uses tax-increment financing to fund urban renewal. Marois, Michael B. // Bond Buyer;06/10/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30411, p39
Reports on Portland, Oregon's use of tax-increment financing to fund urban renewal. Terms of city's five-year capital plan; Implications of Measure 50 approved by voters in March 1998; Reinvigoration of the use of tax-increment districts as a financing tool.
- Reviving Midway corridor: This TIF plan should fly. // Crain's Chicago Business;11/09/98, Vol. 21 Issue 45, p10
Opinion. Talks about plans of Chicago, Illinois, Mayor Richard Daley's administration to create a tax-increment financing (TIF) district for the commercial strip of Cicero Avenue leading into Midway. Construction of an industrial corridor to the east; First step in a neighborhood revival that...
- Green is good, to a degree. // Northern Colorado Business Report;4/9/2012, Vol. 17 Issue 15, p38
The author reflects on the business requirement for the urban renewal zone for developing environmental friendly buildings in the city of Fort Collins, Colorado to fall in the category of tax increment financing.
- Schools, village girding for tiff over TIF proposal. Murphy, H. Lee // Crain's Chicago Business;6/03/96, Vol. 19 Issue 23, p7
Reports on plans by the Lincolnwood Village Board to designate properties around Lincolnwood Town Center mall in Chicago, Illinois as tax increment financing areas. Redevelopment plans for the site; Opposition of the proposal by officials from the Niles Township High School; Accusations by the...
- 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. Mayor Pushes $400M Library Plan With TIFs and PILOTs. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;10/30/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32497, p46
The article reports that Washington D.C. Mayor Anthony Williams is urging the District Council to approve a $400 million plan he introduced that would allow the city to build a headquarters library downtown and renovate the 25 satellite library branches. Williams has called on the council to...
- TEXAS: Travis County TIF for Track. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;3/29/2011, Vol. 375 Issue 33490, p7
The article reports on the tax increment financing district expected to be established by Travis County, Texas to build roads and other public infrastructure to serve the 3.4-mile Formula One Grand Prix racetrack being developed outside Austin.
- South Carolina city battles schools for the fate of a TIF. Whalen, Robert // Bond Buyer;09/16/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30727, p26
Reports on the tax-increment financings (TIF) in South Carolina from 1989 to 1999. Legal battle between a city and a county school district; Option of school districts not to participate in TIF.
- Developer secures brownfield funds. Weick, Rachel // Grand Rapids Business Journal;1/19/2016, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p1
The article reports that the officials of Grand Rapids, Michigan government has supported the 601 Bond Neighborhood Enterprise Zone establishment for the redevelopment project and has approved the tax increment financing plan in the reimbursement for developers eligible in brownfield activities.