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The TIF needs more time

The Board of Directors of Central Street Neighbors Association (CSNA) cannot at this time support the proposed ninth tax increment financing district for Evanston, sometimes called the “Five-Fifths TIF.” Too many concerns and questions have been unsatisfactorily addressed, including: The TIF district’s budget turns on tripling the area’s assessed value, but current 5th Ward residents desire not to […]