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TIF and Capital Markets
Price Finley from Bricker & Eckler and Emily Metzler from Municap present about TIF and capital markets.
Creative Stadium Financing Strategies
Blake Sharpton from Butler Snow LLP and Douglass Selby from Hunton and Williams LLP present on the creative financing strategies used in and around Atlanta, GA for stadiums.
Leveraging Capital for Adaptive Re-Use in Doraville, GA
Ramiro Albarran and Marc Armentrout from Preston Hollow Capital along with David Corbin from SMC Terminus Group, Laura Radcliff from Stifel Nicolaus & Company and Matt Samuelson and Eric Pinckney from Integral present on the complex financing and...
Downtown Columbia Revitalization
Chris Sheehan from Stifel, Emily Metzler from MuniCap and Mauricio Diaz from The Howard Hughes Corporation present on the financing package supporting the revitalization of downtown Columbia, MD.
Building Sustainable Cities Through Blended Capital
This Kresge Foundation case study examines strategies to confront the interconnected web of complex issues facing cities and their residents as they address income inequality and reimagine a sustainable Detroit.
Land Value Capture for Affordable Housing
Lourdes German from the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy and Nora Lake-Brown from David Paul Rosen & Associates present on how Land Value Capture can be used to finance a communities affordable housing needs.
Financing Broadband Infrastructure at the Local Level
Phil Dotts and Josh McCoy from Public Financial Management, along with Harrison Diamond from the City of Huntsville, AL, Jeff Reiman from the Broadband Group and Ted Phillips from Huntsville Utilities discuss the unique financing structure that...
Financing Smart Cities
George Friedlander from Court Street Group presents on the state of "Smart Cities" in the United States.
Market Based Zoning and Redevelopment
Farrell Tiller from Redevelopment Management Associates presets on how tools such as market based zoning can help to support key community revitalization projects.
Financing the Orleans Landing in Detroit, MI
Jennifer Kanalos from the Detroit Economic Growth Corporation and Bret Stuntz from AKT Peerless present on the financing package that supported the Orleans Landing development in Detroit, MI.
Innovative Stormwater Infrastructure Finance
Courtney Knight from Public Financial Management, Catherine Godschalk from the Calvert Foundation and Eric Letsinger from Quantified Ventures present on the first of its kind bond that supported DC water infrastructure.
Supporting Workforce and Affordable Housing
Ivory Mathews from the Greenville Housing Authority and Cindi Herrera from Cindi Herrera and Associates present on how Greenville, South Carolina approaches affordable housing finance.
Port Covington: Workforce Development
Ed Trumbull from ICF and Alicia Wilson from Sagamore Development Company present on the plan to fulfill the local workforce requirement of the record setting TIF approved for Port Covington.
YMCA Finance: Challenges, Catastrophes and Redemption
Kelli McClure from the YMCA of Greater Kansas City, Ron Alston from SunTrust Bank and Jeff White from Columbia Capital Management present on the community facility financing tools used to assist the YMCA of Greater Kansas City.
UMass Boston Student Housing Project
Patricia Filippone from the University of Massachusetts, Boston and Rebecca Sullivan from MassDevelopment present on the bond issuance and partnership that supported a new student housing development.
The Federal RRIF Loan ProgramMembers only Login
This report by Richard Sherman of The Seneca Group LLC provides an overview of the federal Railroad Rehabilitation & Improvement Financing (RRIF) loan program. The document reviews the purpose of and application process for the program and also...
Regional Hospital Finance
Mike Catsi from AIDEA presents on the capital stack that supported The John Calricarap Clinic in Alaska.
Today's Capital Access Challenge
Bob Isaacson from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development presents on the innovative access to capital programs that exist in Minnesota.