Online Resource Database
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Town of Pulaski Brownfields
The cleanup and redevelopment of brownfield sites can advance a region’s economy, restore local environment, and ultimately lead to permanent job creation and greater attraction of external capital to the community. John White of Draper Aden...
Trends in Bond Finance
Patrick Rutledge of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta explores trends in bond financing throughout the state. Of special focus is a look at LOCs.
Emerging Trends for Bond Financing in Virginia
Dan Siegel of Sands Anderson explores trends in bond financing throughout the state. Of special focus is a look traditional and alternative methods, the types of bonds available and their limitaitons.
Virginia Brownfields Programs
The cleanup and redevelopment of brownfield sites can advance a region’s economy, restore local environment, and ultimately lead to permanent job creation and greater attraction of external capital to the community. Vincent Maiden of the Virginia...
Crystal City BID
Tax Increment Financing, Special Assessment Districts, Management Districts and Public Improvement Districts have become powerful financing mechanisms to help communities concentrate development opportunities into targeted locations. Angela Fox with...
Market Update and Virginia Financing Tools
Tax Increment Financing, Special Assessment Districts, Management Districts and Public Improvement Districts have become powerful financing mechanisms to help communities concentrate development opportunities into targeted locations. Laura Radcliff...
Virginia State Programs and Legislative Update
Brendan Hefty with Hefty Wiley & Gore discusses the latest development finance legislation and their potential effects on the economic development industry. Of special focus is the fate of various proposals and the latest from Richmond and...
State of the PACE Market & Energy Efficiency in Virginia
After eight years of effort, PACE has finally launched in Virginia. Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing is taking hold across the country through several innovative programs, and Virginia is no different. Designed to support the...
Redstone Roadmap to Redevelopment
As part of the Brownfields Technical Assistance Program, this report from CDFA staff and technical advisors provides redevelopment recommendations for the 453 & 501 Pine Street in Burlington, Vermont.
New Jersey Legislative Update
Jason Capizzi of Waters, McPherson, McNeill P.C. discuss the latest on the New Jersey legislative front including the New Jersey Infrastructure Bank, New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust, and the State Transportation Infrastructure Bank.
The Ark Project at JFK
JFK International Airport’s latest redevelopment project is a unique one: a $65 million, 178,000 square foot state of the art facility for pets. The Ark at JFK will offer pre-flight micro-chipping, kennels, an aviary, and more. This large-scale...
Financing Redevelopment at the New York Region's Airports
Just as infrastructure development acts as a catalyst for economic growth, it is also changing the landscape for potential investors and the expanding field of infrastructure finance. Infrastructure systems for transportation, utilities, and public...
Energize NY PACE
Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing is taking hold across the country through several innovative programs. Designed to support the expansion of energy efficiency, solar, water, wind power and other renewable energy installations for the...
Tyler Hoch of Stifel and Steve Eikenberry of First American Bank present on credit enhancement in bond deals.
Who Buys Bonds?
Dan Massiello from Kosmont Transactions Services presents on how municipal secutiries are sold.
Kim Betterton from Ballard Spahr LLP covers advance refundings in bond finance deals.
Interest Rate Swaps
Bryan Kern of KPM Financial, Mary Coe from KeyBank National Association and L.Todd Gibson from Squire Patton Boggs presents on interest rate swaps.
Succession Opportunities in Local Food Systems
Joe Bute, with Hollymead Capital and PittBusiness discuss the importance of recognizing the challenges of the "critical middle" in the regional food system and facing the challenges of ownership change.
The Rural Center
Barry Ryan discusses what The Rural Center is doing to support rural economic development in North Carolina.
Farm to Institution in Michigan
Kathryn Colasanti with the Center for Regional Food Systems discuss how her organization is helping to promote farm to institution efforts by convening and coordinating across networks.
Developing a Strategic Financing PlanMembers only Login
Strategic planning for development finance agencies drives organizational alignment, provides a sense of direction, and outlines measurable goals. Actively engaging in the process helps to align a DFA’s financing capacity with the needs of a...
When a Deal Goes BadMembers only Login
At the Ohio Roundtable, we often focus on the successful projects around the state, but not every deal works out. So, what happens when a deal goes bad? Caleb Bell of Bricker & Eckler LLP, Martin Russell of Warren County Port Authority, and Paul...