Some articles on local redevelopment agencies, redevelopment:
... need to take into account potential impacts on 400+ (2008 figure) local redevelopment agencies across California ... As of June 30, 2008, the total assessed valuation of land in redevelopment project areas was over $674 billion and combined revenues for FY 2007–2008 were over $10 billion ... in an unintended windfall in tax increment revenue for local redevelopment agencies which are restricted severely by state law on how they may use the funds ...
Famous quotes containing the words agencies and/or local:
“While it is generally agreed that the visible expressions and agencies are necessary instruments, civilization seems to depend far more fundamentally upon the moral and intellectual qualities of human beingsupon the spirit that animates mankind.”
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