Agenda Item Summary


Meeting Date: 12/10/2013

City Council: 12/16/2013 Click here to enter date.

Staff Contact: Patsy Horton, Long Range Planning Manager

Planning Commission: N/A

Petitioner: N/A

PW Committee: 3/26/2013; 5/28/2013; 7/9/2013, 8/27/2013, 10/16/2013, 12/10/2013

Location:  N/A

City Council Set for Hearing: N/A

City Council Public Hearing: N/A

Agenda Title:

Recommended changes to the Tax Increment Financing Guidelines/Policy


This item was continued at the October 15, 2013 Public Works Committee meeting to allow the Tax Increment Financing Review Committee, the Planning Commission and the City Council an opportunity to review and comment on the proposed changes.


A request has been submitted to research and include language provisions to encourage affordable housing. As such, staff recommends continuing the proposed TIF Guideline changes to the January 28, 2014 Public Works Committee meeting to incorporate language regarding affordable housing.

Funding Source & Fiscal Impact (if applicable):



Action: Continue to January 28, 2014 Public Works Committee meeting



Attachments & Links:

Staff Memo

TIF Guidelines

City Council Minutes 3/4/2013

Ordinance #5914

Proposed 2013 TIF Guideline Changes

2013 Appendix A – City’s Project Book format

2013 Appendix B – City’s Consultant’s Estimating Guide

2013 Appendix C – Public Infrastructure Cost Estimate Form

2013 Appendix D – Downtown Target Areas Map