Downtown Sarasota funding agency may fold

Downtown Sarasota funding agency may fold SARASOTA – For nearly 30 years, downtown has been a center of attention for redevelopment funding. But with the funding source set to sunset in 2016, county and city officials are trying to decide whether that financial attention needs to continue. The Downtown Community Redevelopment Agency, created in 1986 to…

DELRAY CRA SELECTS DEVELOPMENT TEAM WITH LOCAL TIES FOR NEW REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT

DELRAY CRA SELECTS DEVELOPMENT TEAM WITH LOCAL TIES FOR NEW REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT Equity Enterprises USA partners with Delray architect, contractor for West Atlantic Avenue project MEDIA RELEASE October 28, 2013 DELRAY BEACH, Fla.—The Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency Board of Commissioners selected Equity Enterprises USA as the successful respondent to a recent Request for Proposals…

Fort Myers downtown basin beckons

Fort Myers downtown basin beckons Fort Myers is almost ready to unveil its new, downtown waterfront, but developers have yet to sign any contracts to build. A ribbon-cutting is tentatively scheduled for the first weekend in December, said Don Paight, executive director of the Fort Myers Community Redevelopment Agency. “For all practical purposes,” he said,…