Thursday, October 1, 2009

DEVELOPMENT: Strengthening Teele Square Businesses

Question/Comment: What can be done to strengthen businesses in Teele Square?

City Update 12/2/09: The Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development (OSPCD) attempts to match business owners looking for space with vacancies whenever possible. However, this task has become more difficult in the current recession and improvement is anticipated when the economy strengthens.

City Update 6/3/08: The neighborhood is not eligible for  Federal Community Development Block Grants (CDBG), but the City's Economic Development office will work with the Ward 7 Alderman in organizing a business group.

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