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File #: 19-1808    Version: 1 Name:
Type: CONSENT AGENDA Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 11/4/2019 In control: Department of Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization
On agenda: 1/22/2020 Final action:
Title: Authorize (1) the creation of a Residential Neighborhood Empowerment Zone (NEZ) Program as authorized under Chapter 378 of the Local Government Code to (a) create residential NEZ to support tax abatements for the construction and renovation of single-family homes, duplexes, and multifamily developments located within NEZ, including within tax increment financing (TIF) districts; and (b) provide development grants in amounts equal to development fees and certain development-related costs to support construction and renovation of single-family homes, duplexes, and owner-occupied multifamily developments located within NEZ; (2) an amendment to the City of Dallas Comprehensive Housing Policy, previously approved on May 9, 2018, by Resolution No. 18-0704, as amended, to add the Residential NEZ Program and delegate authority to the City Manager to modify certain elements outlined in the appendix; (3) the City Manager to (a) utilize tax abatements offered through the City's Residential NEZ Pr...
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Attachments: 1. Resolution, 2. Exhibit A
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STRATEGIC PRIORITY: Economic and Neighborhood Vitality
AGENDA DATE: January 22, 2020
COUNCIL DISTRICT(S): All
DEPARTMENT: Department of Housing & Neighborhood Revitalization
EXECUTIVE: Michael Mendoza
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Authorize (1) the creation of a Residential Neighborhood Empowerment Zone (NEZ) Program as authorized under Chapter 378 of the Local Government Code to (a) create residential NEZ to support tax abatements for the construction and renovation of single-family homes, duplexes, and multifamily developments located within NEZ, including within tax increment financing (TIF) districts; and (b) provide development grants in amounts equal to development fees and certain development-related costs to support construction and renovation of single-family homes, duplexes, and owner-occupied multifamily developments located within NEZ; (2) an amendment to the City of Dallas Comprehensive Housing Policy, previously approved on May 9, 2018, by Resolution No. 18-0704, as amended, to add the Residential NEZ Program and delegate authority to the City Manager to modify certain elements outlined in the appendix; (3) the City Manager to (a) utilize tax abatements offered through the City's Residential NEZ Program authorized under Chapter 378 of the Local Government Code to support construction and renovation of single-family homes, duplexes, and owner-occupied multifamily developments located within NEZ, including within TIF districts; and (b) utilize public funding under Chapter 380 of the Local Government Code to provide development grants in amounts equal to development fees and certain development-related costs to support construction and renovation of single-family homes, duplexes, and owner-occupied multifamily developments located within NEZ; (4) the City Manager to execute individual tax abatement agreements and other necessary documents up to $50,000.00 in accordance with the Residential NEZ Prog...

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