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Turning a Brownfield Into a Sports Park
The California Department of Toxic Substances Control highlights this success story about a former brownfield transformed into a sports park thanks to a state grant and tax credits.
Financing BrownfieldsMembers only Login
Karen Homolac, Brownfields Program Specialist at Business Oregon, discusses Oregon's Financing programs for brownfields redevelopment as well as other funding sources. She describes several community case studies that successfully managed cleanup...
Partners for Rural AmericaMembers only Login
State Rural Development Councils (SRDCs) are organizations representing all levels of government, community, regional nonprofit organizations, and the private sector. The SRDCs can implement best practices, obtain technical assistance, determine...
Funding Opportunity: A New Tool
This presentation by the South Carolina Rural Infrastructure Authority explains the growing gap between infrastructure needs and investment, economic development need, the RIA's objectives and successes, program eligibility.
Kentucky Wired ProjectMembers only Login
Ryan Barrow, Executive Director at the Office of Financial Management presents on the KentuckyWired Program. He explains the conceptual network design, commonwealth debt framework, and the comparison of tax-exempt structures.
Development Finance News from HarrisburgMembers only Login
Michael Pehur from Duane Morris Government Strategies and Tyler Noland from PenTrust Real Estate Advisory Services provides and update on the latest development finance legislation in PA and the potential effects on the economic development industry.
The Use of TIF in NebraskaMembers 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.
2014 JobsOhio Annual ReportMembers only Login
JobsOhio produced its annual report for year 2014 and its strategic plan for year 2015, which focuses on a summary of performance, strategies, regional network partners, financials, and governance.
CDFA Brownfields Financing Toolkit
The CDFA Brownfields Financing Toolkit provides communities with an easy-to-use, best practices resource on brownfields redevelopment. The toolkit brings together the best financing concepts and techniques to provide a comprehensive response to...
GASB 77Members only Login
The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) issued Statement 77, commonly known as GASB 77, which requires state and local governments to disclose specific information about tax abatements in their financial statements.