|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Sat, 3 May 2008 13:03:14 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-BIF] "East Bay Township [MI] questions tax break"|
East Bay Township questions tax break BY BRIAN MCGILLIVARY Traverse City Record Eagle (MI) Sat, May 03 2008TRAVERSE CITY -- East Bay Township officials are questioning why they should give a $21,000 brownfield tax break to a development on a clean site.
The Grand Traverse County Brownfield Redevelopment Authority is pushing the special designation for the nearly completed Traverse Bay Bear Company sportswear and souvenir shop on the corner of U.S. 31 and Three Mile Road.
Township Supervisor Glen Lile said he doesn't see the advantage of granting the designation.
"We don't have a blighted area, we have a brand new building there," Lile said.
... For the entire article, see http://www.record-eagle.com/local/local_story_124093526.html -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Brownfields mailing list Brownfields@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/brownfields-cpeo.org
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