Public Notice and Hearings
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED CITY OF CLINTON, MISSISSIPPI URBAN RENEWAL PLAN FOR THE HISTORIC OLDE TOWNE
URBAN RENEWAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing, pursuant to Section 43-35-13 of the Mississippi Code of 1972, as amended and supplemented from time to time, will be held by the Governing Authority of the City of Clinton, Mississippi, acting for and on behalf of the City of Clinton, Mississippi, on the 7th day of August, 2018, at seven o’clock p.m., at the usual meeting place of the Governing Authority located at the Clinton Police and Judicial Services Building, 305 Monroe Street, Clinton, Mississippi 39056, for the purpose of providing a reasonable opportunity for interested individuals to express their views, either orally or in writing, on the approval by the Governing Authority of an urban renewal plan of the City in connection with the urban rehabilitation of an area of the City known as the Historic Olde Towne Urban Renewal District.
More specific information concerning the Urban Renewal Plan and the Urban Renewal Project is available for inspection beginning July 20, 2018, at City Hall, 300 Jefferson Street, Clinton, Mississippi 39056. The Governing Authority, at the above stated time and place, will hear all persons with views in favor of or opposed to the approval of the Urban Renewal Plan and the Urban Renewal Project.
Dated this the 18th day of July, 2018.
Attached for Public viewing are the Urban Renewal Plan that will be proposed by the City of Clinton for public comment at the aforementioned Public Hearing. In order to proceed with the preservation of two historic properties in Olde Towne Clinton, in the manner as instructed by Hinds County Judge William Skinner, the city must first adopt an Urban Renewal Plan.
Residents are encouraged to attend the Public Hearing to provide input, voice concerns and be informed on the City of Clinton's actions regarding the Urban Renewal Plan and all exhausted efforts to preserve our historic buildings in the heart of Olde Towne.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
AMENDED AND RESTATED
TAX INCREMENT FINANCING REDEVELOPMENT PLAN
CITY OF CLINTON, MISSISSIPPI, 2018
Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the City of Clinton, Mississippi (the “Governing Body” of the “City”), on Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at 7:00 p.m., in the Municipal Courtroom located at 305 Monroe Street in the City, on the matter of the Amended and Restated Tax Increment Financing Redevelopment Plan, City of Clinton, Mississippi, 2018 (the “Redevelopment Plan”).
The general scope of the Redevelopment Plan is outlined as follows: The Redevelopment Plan is to be implemented by the City. The techniques to be used to meet the objectives of the Redevelopment Plan include: (a) rehabilitation of structures; (b) acquisition of real property within the Redevelopment Area (as hereinafter defined); (c) demolition and removal of buildings; (d) construction of improvements on vacant or cleared lands; (e) redevelopment; (f) consolidation of title; (g) elimination of environmental deficiencies and blighting influences (including physical conditions, ownership patterns, and non-conforming land uses, which prevent or restrict development within the Redevelopment Area in accordance with the Redevelopment Plan); (h) construction of off-street parking facilities; and (i) encouragement of rehabilitation and redevelopment by private enterprise, including the making of loans from the proceeds of revenue bonds or notes to finance repair and rehabilitation of buildings or other improvements, acquisition of real property, demolition and removal of buildings and improvements, and construction of improvements in the Redevelopment Area in accordance with the Redevelopment Plan. The Redevelopment Plan includes restrictions with respect to land uses, maximum densities, building requirements, off-street parking, and loading or unloading space.
The “redevelopment area” designated by the Redevelopment Plan will consist of all real property located within the corporate limits of the City (the “Redevelopment Area”).
A copy of the Redevelopment Plan and a map of the Redevelopment Area are on file in the office of the City Clerk located at 530 South Frontage Road in the City and available for inspection and review by the general public.