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City of Independence
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BILL NO. 21-0661R.

Agenda Title:

21-066 - 1R.  An ordinance approving the exercise, within a portion of the City of Independence, Missouri, of certain powers, functions and duties of a land clearance for redevelopment authority.
Recommendations:

Passage recommended
Executive Summary:

This ordinance would establish a Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority (LCRA) as authorized by Sections 99.300 to 99.660 in the Revised Statutes of Missouri and as set forth in the City Economic Development Policy.
Background:

This ordinance follows previous action by the Council on April 19, 2021 to amend the City Economic Development Policy to include LCRA as a strategy to reduce blight, spur economic development, and encourage quality in-fill development.  Formation of the LCRA was recommended by the Economic Development & Incentives Commission on May 19, 2021.  


Fiscal Impact:

None

Department:          City ManagerContact Person:          Mark Randall


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