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File #: 21-765    Version: 1 Name:
Type: ITEMS FOR INDIVIDUAL CONSIDERATION Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 4/19/2021 In control: Office of Economic Development
On agenda: 4/28/2021 Final action:
Title: Authorize an amendment to the Targeted Neighborhood Enhancement Program ("Program") Statement to clarify that one of the purposes of the Program is to promote economic development by providing funding for the acquisition of improved and unimproved properties, demolition of existing structures, and assistance for private commercial, industrial, retail, residential, and mixed-use/mixed-income development in targeted neighborhoods - Financing: No cost consideration to the City
Indexes: 11
Attachments: 1. Resolution, 2. Exhibit A
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STRATEGIC PRIORITY: Economic and Neighborhood Vitality
AGENDA DATE: April 28, 2021
COUNCIL DISTRICT(S): 11
DEPARTMENT: Office of Economic Development
EXECUTIVE: Dr. Eric A. Johnson
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SUBJECT

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Authorize an amendment to the Targeted Neighborhood Enhancement Program ("Program") Statement to clarify that one of the purposes of the Program is to promote economic development by providing funding for the acquisition of improved and unimproved properties, demolition of existing structures, and assistance for private commercial, industrial, retail, residential, and mixed-use/mixed-income development in targeted neighborhoods - Financing: No cost consideration to the City

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BACKGROUND

On May 22, 2019, City Council authorized the adoption of the Targeted Neighborhood Enhancement Program to facilitate enhancements in neighborhoods designated as target areas (i.e. Revitalization Areas, Stabilization Areas, or Emerging Market areas) under the City's Comprehensive Housing Policy by Resolution No. 19-0802. The Program is administered by the Office of Economic Development.

Now, in order to facilitate the City's proposed acquisition of the property at 5580 Peterson Lane in the next agenda item, staff recommends amendment of the Program to clarify that one of the purposes of the Program is to promote economic development by providing funding for the acquisition of improved and unimproved properties, demolition of existing structures, and assistance for private commercial, industrial, retail, residential, and mixed-use/mixed-income development in neighborhoods designated as target areas under the Comprehensive Housing Policy adopted by City Council approved on May 9, 2018, and as amended.

PRIOR ACTION/REVIEW (COUNCIL, BOARDS, COMMISSIONS)

On April 5, 2021, the Economic Development Committee was briefed by memorandum regarding the proposed acquisition of the property at 5580 Peterson Lane.

On April 8...

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