Fort Collins is dedicated to backing the strongest redevelopment projects in the city. To that end, the Fort Collins Urban Renewal Authority is recommending some changes to its Policies that will ensure future development and redevelopment using Tax Increment Financing will fit with other City policies and plans.
The current Policies and Process documents were approved by the Urban Renewal Board (City Councilmembers acting as Board members) in 2010. While those documents have been highly successful in setting clear expectations of the type of projects the URA will consider, it’s time to update the Policies to provide more clarity on green building standards, affordable housing requirements, and compatibility with long-range City plans.
Highlights of the proposed 2011 revisions:
The URA Board will consider the revisions during the December 6 City Council meeting. Read the complete list of proposed revisions (last document on the list).
Learn more about the Fort Collins Urban Renewal Authority.