Archives For: land bank
A St. Louis lawmaker plans to introduce legislation that will allow the county to create a land bank to better absorb and repurpose abandoned properties in neighborhoods.
17 Oct 2022
Reading, PA city council is considering a proposal from the city’s community development director to create a land bank to address blight.
10 Oct 2022
Spokane’s first land bank has launched with promises to free up more land for affordable housing across the city.
12 Aug 2022
The Franklin County Economic Development Corp. and county legislators are discussing establishing a county land bank to address blighted properties and vacant houses.
26 Apr 2022
The Star Press published an editorial discussing the Muncie Land Bank (Indiana) and a proposed bill (SB 236) that could make the process of creating other entities more transparent and efficient.
5 Feb 2021
Fort Scott Biz published an article highlighting the newly-formed Fort Scott Land Bank (Kansas) and its first acquisition.
3 Feb 2021
The Grand Island Independent issued a report outlining the current consideration of Grand Island, Neb., to create its own land bank.
19 Jan 2021
On June 4, 2020, H.R. 7103 (To direct the Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation with respect to the establishment of a national land bank network, and for other purposes) was referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
16 Jun 2020
The Utica Observer-Dispatch published an article discussing a recent decision by Herkimer County, N.Y., to withdraw from the Greater Mohawk Valley Land Bank.
12 Jun 2020
The Poughkeepsie Journal published an article outlining a recently approved plan by the New York State Legislature for the creation of a joint land bank between Dutchess County and the City of Poughkeepsie.
11 Jun 2020