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Addressing Blight and Vacancy on Main Street Summit 2024: Fighting Blight with TIF

Addressing Blight and Vacancy on Main Street Summit 2024: Fighting Blight with TIF

Presentation Summary

Tax Increment Financing (TIF) uses new/incremental real property tax revenue generated from new development and increased value to repay costs of the project or improvements to the TIF District.

In this presentation, Michael Andreana, Attorney, Pullman & Comley, will discuss the ways that TIF revenues can be used to fight blight, requirements for establishing a TIF district, and the basic components of a Master TIF District Plan.

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What is Tax Increment Financing?

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Michael J. Andreana

, Attorney at Pullman & Comley LLC

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Crosskey Architects LLC

Crosskey Architects LLC

Through sensitive renovation, creative adaptive reuse, and conscious design of new buildings, we preserve our cultural heritage by giving new life to our forgotten history.

At Crosskey Architects, we distinguish ourselves by our client focused approach, characterized by listening to our clients, then developing thoughtful, imaginative, and inspired results to solve their project requirements. Our enthusiastic pursuit of creative solutions is aided by our profound knowledge and 39+ years of extensive experience.

We are preservationists.  We are creators of communities.


Services include: Placemaking, Downtown Revitalization, Mixed-use Development, Adaptive Reuse of Historic Buildings

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William Crosskey
 President & CEO
750 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103

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