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File #: 220427    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 5/2/2022 In control: Council
On agenda: 5/26/2022 Final action: 5/26/2022
Title: Reducing an appropriation in the amount of $545,000.00 in the Central City Economic Development Sales Tax Fund; appropriating $545,000.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance in the Central City Economic Development Sales Tax Fund; and authorizing the Director of the Housing and Community Development Department to negotiate and execute a Funding Agreement with Ivanhoe Neighborhood Council in the amount of $545,000.00 for the purpose of rehabilitation of existing homes including administrative fees and liaison expenses.
Attachments: 1. Fact Sheet - Ivanhoe Minor Home Repair Program, 2. FISCAL NOTE IVANHOE MHR, 3. Approp Admin TMP-1798.pdf, 4. Authenticated Ordinance 220427
ORDINANCE NO. 220427

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Reducing an appropriation in the amount of $545,000.00 in the Central City Economic Development Sales Tax Fund; appropriating $545,000.00 from the Unappropriated Fund Balance in the Central City Economic Development Sales Tax Fund; and authorizing the Director of the Housing and Community Development Department to negotiate and execute a Funding Agreement with Ivanhoe Neighborhood Council in the amount of $545,000.00 for the purpose of rehabilitation of existing homes including administrative fees and liaison expenses.

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WHEREAS, Ivanhoe Neighborhood Council ("Developer") has proposed to rehabilitate existing homes within the boundaries of the Ivanhoe Neighborhood (the "Project Site"); and

WHEREAS, Developers proposal includes roof, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, water heaters, kitchen remodels, bathroom remodels, and accessibility issues; and

WHEREAS, the Developer's proposal contemplates a financing package that includes Central City Economic Development Sales Tax Funds; and

WHEREAS, the Developer requested a public contribution of $545,000.00 and the Central City Economic Development Sales Tax Board has recommended that funding be approved in the amount of $545,000.00; and

WHEREAS, the project serves a predominantly public municipal purpose because, without limitation, completion of the project (i) enhances the tax base of the Project Site; (ii) retains and generates jobs; (iii) promotes economic development in the area of the City in which the Project Site is located, and promotes consideration of areas of the City that the City Council has determined to be blighted as a location for business operations; (iv) results in generation of tax revenues to the City from the conduct of business and other activities in the City that would not otherwise occur; (v) serves as a catalyst for additional investment in and further redevelopment and rehabilitation of the area of the City in which the Pr...

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