Land-banking: AMID plans for the future

Parent, Tawn
August 1994
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);8/1/94, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p1
Reports on Almonaster-Michoud Industrial District's (AMID) plan to purchase land in eastern New Orleans, Louisiana. Land-banking as part of AMID's strategic plan; Funding from the state and city governments for the purchase; Support from state officials for the AMID.


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