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Intro Tax Increment Finance Course
Dallas, TX
April 27-28, 2016

CDFA Brownfields Project Marketplace
May 4, 2016
3-5pm Eastern

CDFA Florida Conference
Tampa, FL
May 4 - 5, 2016

CDFA // BNY Mellon Webcast Series: Financing Water Infrastructure
May 17, 2016
1:00 pm Eastern

CDFA Colorado Conference
Denver, CO
May 18, 2016

CDFA Illinois Conference
Chicago, IL
May 19, 2016

Energy Investment Partnerships Webinar Series
May 19, 2016
1:00 pm Eastern

Intro Revolving Loan Fund WebCourse
May 23-24, 2016
Daily: 12-5pm Eastern

Seed & Venture Capital Finance WebCourse
May 25-26, 2016
Daily: 12-5pm Eastern

Intro Incentives WebCourse
June 15-16, 2016
Daily: 12-5pm Eastern

CDFA Georgia Conference
Atlanta, GA
June 16, 2016

Foundations, Banks & Development Finance Agencies: Spurring the Growth of Blended Capital in the Southeast
Atlanta, GA
June 17, 2016

CDFA Pennsylvania Conference
Harrisburg, PA
June 22, 2016

CDFA Summer School
Baltimore, MD
August 8-12, 2016

Fundamentals of Economic Development Finance Course
August 8, 2016
Baltimore, MD

Advanced Tax Increment Finance Course
August 9-10, 2016
Baltimore, MD

Intro Bond Finance Course
August 9-10, 2016
Baltimore, MD

Intro Energy Finance Course
August 9-10, 2016
Baltimore, MD

Advanced Bond Finance Course
August 11-12, 2016
Baltimore, MD

Intro Food Systems Finance Course
August 11-12, 2016
Baltimore, MD

Intro Tax Credit Finance Course
August 11-12, 2016
Baltimore, MD

CDFA Wisconsin Conference
Milwaukee, WI
August 30, 2016

CDFA New York/New Jersey Conference
New York, NY
September 13-14, 2016

Intro Public-Private Partnership (P3) Finance Course
September 14-15, 2016
Daily: 12-5pm Eastern

CDFA Ohio Conference
Columbus, OH
September 21, 2016

CDFA Washington Conference
Seattle, WA
October 11, 2016

Intro Rural Finance WebCourse
October 12-13, 2016
Daily: 12-5pm Eastern

CDFA Arizona Conference
Phoenix, AZ
October 13, 2016

CDFA's 30th National Development Finance Summit
New Orleans, LA
November 1-4, 2016

CDFA Louisiana Conference
New Orleans, LA
November 1, 2016

CDFA California Conference
Los Angeles, CA
November 15, 2016

CDFA Oregon Conference
Portland, OR
November 17, 2016

Intro Brownfields Finance WebCourse
December 14-15, 2016
Daily: 12-5pm Eastern

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Financing of the Kansas City Streetcar
The KC Streetcar project, opening to the public in spring of 2016, is a two-mile route that runs along Main Street in downtown Kansas City and connects Kansas City’s River Market area to Crown Center and Union Station. Hear from the team behind the...
Evaluating the Impact of "Community Entertainment Districts" Members only Login
This presentation from the Community Development Society give an overview of general arts/entertainment districts and Community Entertainment Districts (CED) in Ohio. Then, the challenges, successes, and lessons learned from the Pleasant Ridge CED...
Innovation Districts Catalyze Jobs, Creativity, Growth Members only Login
Cities incubate creativity and serve as labs for innovative ideas and policies. The concept of an Innovation District is one such idea. These districts are creative, energy-laden ecosystems that focus on building partnerships across sectors.
The Rise of Innovation Districts Members only Login
Innovation Districts are creative urban ecosystems in which city leaders, start-ups, established firms, institutions, skilled workers, and entrepreneurs converge to capitalize upon new ideas and technological breakthroughs. Innovation districts are...
Making it Count: Understanding the Value of Energy Efficiency Financing Programs Funded by Utility Customers Members only Login
The State and Local Energy Efficiency Action Network examines various policy and regulatory mechanisms that can be used to ensure that efficiency financing initiatives provide value for society and protection for consumers. Featuring case studies...
CDFA TIF State-By-State Report 2015
The CDFA 2015 TIF State-By-State Report is a detailed review of the current state statutes and related regulations governing the use of tax increment financing tools throughout the country. This information has been collected by CDFA with the help...
Orion Township, MI Pace Program Report Members only Login
Lean & Green Michigan's PACE Program Report for Orion Township in Michigan covers the task a municipality's needs to establish PACE financing. The report provides steps and a sample PACE agreement.
The Role of Conduit Issuers: St. Louis Economic Development Partnership Members only Login
Richard Palank, Senior Vice President, explains the how the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership acts as an conduit issuer.
Financing Manufacturers: Milwaukee Members only Login
David Misky, Assistant Executive Director, explains the how the City of Milwaukee supports manufacturers with financing.
Financing Manufacturers: Municipal Advisors Members only Login
Tina Neal, Senior Vice President of Davenport & Company LLC, explains the role of municipal advisors and how help public agencies finance manufacturers.
Financing Manufacturers: Industrial Development Bond Members only Login
Terry Finn, President of Stern Brothers & Co., explains how public issuers can finance manufacturers with Industrial Development Bonds (IDB).
Framing the National Incentives Discussion Members only Login
Kenneth W. Bond form Squire Patton Boggs, Ellen Harpel from Business Development Advisors, Christopher D. Lloyd from McGuire Woods, and Heidi Springer from New York Grant Company cover finance incentives for businesses.
Disaster Resiliency: Building Resilience in Your Economy Members only Login
Kevin Bush from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development explains HUD's Disaster Recovery Program, National Disaster Resilience Competition (NDRC), Sustainable Communities Initiative (SCI), and Build America Investment Initiative.
Disaster Resiliency: Fitch Ratings Approach Members only Login
Larry Levitz from Fitch Ratings explains how Fitch Ratings approach to a municipality's resiliency to disasters and dependency on FEMA could be reflected in ratings.
Arts & Culture Project Showcase: Colorado Creative Industries Members only Login
Margaret Hunt from the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade showcases the RiNo Arts District in Denver as an example of a Colorado Creative Industries creative district.
Los Angeles County Business Incentives and Resources Guide Members only Login
LAEDC provide an updated edition of the LA County Business Incentives Guide. It provides details on all 88 cities and the county, and has the potential to help businesses' bottom line.
MassDevelopment Brownfields Financing Members only Login
Mike Galligan of MassDevelopment presents case studies on brownfield redevelopment sites throughout Massachusetts, outlining the creative financing strategies used.
Managing an RLF Members only Login
Jean DeBellis with the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation shares PIDC's view on revolving loan funds as well as an insight into the RLF managing software, Portfol.
Reversing the Cycle of Disinvestment Downtown Members only Login
Jeff Siegler, Director of Revitalization at Heritage Ohio discusses downtown redevelopment by producing incentives, the right approach, bridging the financing gap, and the local government's role.
New York State Financing Programs 2015 Members only Login
Rachael Dubin presents the program of Start Up New York and case studies.
Infrastructure & Revitalization Finance Realities Members only Login
Patrick Bowman (City of Grandview Heights), Jeff Rink (KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc.), and Price Finley (Bricker & Eckler LLP) outline a range of tools that can be utilized to finance infrastructure, primarily detailing the use of TIF for...
PACE Program Overview Members only Login
Paul Toth, President & CEO of the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority, presents the basic structure of the Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program, in addition to providing several case studies that illustrate best practices.
The Speed of Business - Tax Increment Financing Members only Login
JacKlink Productions tells the story of Lafayette, IN and how the use of tax increment financing help grow the city's manufacturing industry and act as a catalyst for other development in the area.
Framing the National Incentives Discussion Webcast Members only Login
In this edition of the CDFA // BNY Mellon Development Finance Webcast Series, Ellen Harpel from Smart Incentives, Dan Breen from Jones Lang LaSalle, and Heidi Springer from New York Grant Company each give their perspectives of the incentives...
Combining and Leveraging TIF Members only Login
Andrew Z. Murray of PGAV details a handful of MO case studies that involve TIF combined with other various financing methods.
Using TIFs in Rural Communities Members only Login
This Case Study from the Community Development Society Conference covers a Fort Kent, ME TIF and the use of tax increment financing in rural areas.
A Look at Small Business Lending in Allegheny County: Part 2 Members only Login
This report The Center for Economic Development compares Pittsburgh to its peers based on trends in loan originations under the CRA, including smaller and larger loans.
A Look at Small Business Lending in Allegheny County: Part 1 Members only Login
This report The Center for Economic Development sets the context for lending activity in Allegheny County with a quick assessment of aggregate economic indicators for sixteen areas.
An Overview of Special Purpose Taxing Districts Members only Login
The National Association of Home Builders published this report focusing on Special Purpose Taxing Districts, a more efficient and effective way to fund public improvements in advance of growth, while at the same time ensuring that new growth pays...
Foothills Mall Redevelopment: TIF Case Study Members only Login
Josh Birks (City of Fort Collins), Samuel Sharp (D.A. Davidson & Co.), and Dee Wisor (Butler Snow, LLP) present a case study detailing the financing structure of a 76.3 acre TIF redevelopment project in the City of Fort Collins.
Financing Art and Culture Districts Members only Login
This essay from the National Cultural Districts Exchange focuses on the financing, funding, and sustainability of art districts and the efforts underway in the cities of San Diego, Seattle, Baltimore, Dallas, and the state of Massachusetts.
The Use of TIF in Nebraska Members only Login
The Platte Institute for Economic Research released this policy study on the use of TIF in Nebraska. The study covers general concepts, trends, cases studies from various size cities, economic analysis, and recommendations.
Columbus Region Energy Fund Program Overview Members only Login
The Columbus-Franklin County Finance Authority can provide financing for Central Ohio businesses, non-profits and local governments to fund cost-effective, energy efficiency improvements to buildings resulting in lower energy costs.
Columbus Region Energy Fund Building Owner’s Project Process and Timeline Members only Login
The Columbus-Franklin County Finance Authority can provide financing for Central Ohio businesses, non-profits and local governments to fund cost-effective, energy efficiency improvements to buildings resulting in lower energy costs.
TIF History & Performance Report 2011 Members only Login
A report on Wichita’s tax increment financing districts indicates that each district is expected to repay every bond issued for public improvements on time.
Food Retail Expansion to Support Health Program Members only Login
Tida Infahsaeng of the New York City Economic Development Finance Corporation shares their efforts to finance food retail development in areas of need.
Tax Increment Financing in Maine: Overview Members only Login
The Town of Lincoln, Maine presented an overview of the town's TIF program. The presentation includes an explanation of TIF and requirements in the state.
2014 Biennial Report: Local Infrastructure Financing Tool Program Members only Login
Washington's Department of Commerce issued this report detailing nine municipalities' participation in the LIFT program.
CMAP 2040: Support Economic Innovation Members only Login
As part of its regional comprehensive plan, the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) introduced a plan to catalyze economic innovation throughout the region through the year 2040.
Beaufort Co., SC Municipalities Tax Increment Financing Districts (TIF)
This resource provides a list of the TIF districts in Beaufort County along with details and the supporting documents on file for each TIF districts.
State of the Region: Infrastructure Report Members only Login
The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments' 2015 State of the Region: Infrastructure Report provides an in-depth look at both the infrastructure systems in the metropolitan Washington D.C. region, and their funding needs.
Private Capital, Public Good Members only Login
This paper from Brookings presents nine recommendations for public leaders as they consider P3s. It is intended to serve as a guide to executing them in the public interest.
Public-Private Partnerships: Understanding the Difference Between Procurement and Finance Members only Login
This paper from the Center for American Progress concludes that P3s are a useful alternative form of procurement, allowing project sponsors to balance multiple goals against various delivery methods. They are not, however, an affordable method for...
Urban Agriculture: Feasibility Study for Youngstown, OH Members only Login
This Global Green study examines the potential for urban agriculture to revitalize Youngstown, Ohio. Youngstown has experienced significant economic challenges and population reductions over the past thirty years, resulting in large quantities of...
Mixed-Use and Economic Development Financing Structures and Options Members only Login
Strafford's shows special districts can provide a win-win-win situation for the local jurisdiction, the developer, and the ultimate owners of the benefited properties. Lending institutions, which advance credit to borrowers on properties located in...
Expanding U.S. P3 Market 2014 Members only Login
This report from Chadbourne provides an overview of the current U.S. P3 market, including information about projects in procurement, deal structures, market participants and public sector programs. It analyzes the trends and developments that are...

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