N.J. Rep. Andrews Proposes Tax Credit Bonds to Improve Brownfields
- Brownfield Redevelopment Complications Being Debated. Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal;06/04/2001, Vol. 19 Issue 23, pB4
Reports on the introduction of a bill in the Michigan seeking to amend the Brownfield Redevelopment Financing Act. Provisions of the legislative bill; Opponents and proponents of the legislative proposal. INSET: Lawmakers Expand Browningfield Credit.
- Brownfield laws will improve, say lawmakers. Serwach, Joseph // Crain's Detroit Business;06/07/99, Vol. 15 Issue 23, p5
Focuses on the promise of several lawmakers to push for reforms to ease the development of brownfields by businesses in Michigan. Quality of existing brownfield laws in the state; Reforms outlined by the lawmakers; Reaction to the proposed reforms.
- Toxic brew to scenic view. Stopa, Marsha // Crain's Detroit Business;03/03/97, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p8
Reports that Jim Feudner, the community-development director for Riverview, Detroit, is hoping that legislation will help finance better access to the Detroit River. Reason the downriver community is cut off from its dominate natural feature; Reason developers shy away from brownfields; Claims...
- Brownfields: down to the wire. Mancini, Rosamaria // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);6/13/2003, Vol. 50 Issue 25, p5A
Reports that legislation that would clear the way for the redevelopment of contaminated properties or brownfields has made it through both houses of the state Legislature in Long Island, New York. Objectives of the bills; Sponsors; New York's system for cleaning up brownfields; Funding.
- Brownfields cleanup initiatives urged to spur economic development. // Chemical Market Reporter;1/20/97, Vol. 251 Issue 3, p14
Reports that US Senator Frank Lautenberg is planning to introduce comprehensive `brownfields' legislation to convert more abandoned, lightly polluted former industrial sites to productive use. Promotion of cleanup sites with less contamination that would qualify for the Federal Superfund...
- CONGRESS. Franz, Neil // Chemical Week;5/2/2001, Vol. 163 Issue 18, p12
Reports on the approval given by the United States Senate to a legislative bill that would provide funds for the redevelopment of brownfields sites. Implications of the support given by the chemical industry to the bill; Details on the funding given by the government to the cleanup project.
- Still as Moonlight: Why Tax Increment Financing Stalled in North Carolina. PARKER, ADAM C. // North Carolina Law Review;2013, Vol. 91 Issue 2, p661
The article discusses tax increment financing (TIF) in North Carolina as of January 2013, focusing on a comparative analysis of several TIF statutes such as the American Bar Association's (ABA's) Model Statute. Other topics include TIF bonds, debt-financing instruments, and the raising of tax...
- MEGA's role is issue for brownfield expansion. Lane, Amy // Crain's Detroit Business;03/06/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p7
Focuses on bills on expansion of the brownfield redevelopment program in Michigan. Provisions of the bill; Role of Michigan Economic Growth Authority (MEGA) in the approval of single-business-tax credits; Concern of the business sector over the role of MEGA; Support of the Michigan...
- PAVING THE WAY. Tebo, Margaret Graham // ABA Journal;Mar2002, Vol. 88 Issue 3, p24
Focuses on the Brownfields Revitalization and Environmental Restoration Act of 2001 passed in December 2001 in the U.S., which reduces the liability risk for owners who want to develop abandoned sites. Amount provided by the stature for states to develop environmental reclamation and...