One of the essential ingredients for the City of Lakewood’s vibrancy has always been high quality businesses. In order to help foster that, City Council has included economic development as one of its goals for 2019. Specifically, City Council has directed staff to provide information about the tools available to revitalize economically depressed areas of the community.
Evaluate sites that might be good candidates for an urban renewal area
Begin conversations with adjacent municipalities that might have shared interests in improvements to targeted areas
Provide City Council with an overview of URA including what it can and can’t be used for
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