Economic Development Fast Track Legislation

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Pending Legislation 

2018-0828 RESO Auth Economic Dev Agreemt with Project Flamingo supporting the Expansion of the Company's Operations to Jax, FL; Auth Recapture Enhanced (Rev) Grant of $1,425,000; Auth Approval of Technical Amends by Executive Dir of OED; Designate Oversight by Office of Economic Dev; Timeline for Execution of Agreemt by the Company; Affirming Project's Compliance with Public Investment Policy adopted by ORD 2016-382-E; Request 2-Reading Apv. (Sawyer) (Req of Mayor)
2018-0858 RESO Auth Commercial Dev Area Prog Loan in up-to, Max Amt of $55,000 to Born in the South, Inc. D/B/A 1748 Bakehouse ("Company"), to partially fund purchase of equipment and leasehold improvemts to the Premises located at 1748 N. Main St, Located in a Level 1 Economically Distressed Area, into a 34 seat Bakery and Restaurant; Corp Sec to execute and deliver a loan agreemt, promissory note and related loan documents btwn the Company and City; Providing for Loan Repayments to be deposited into JEJE64FED (Countywide Economic Dev) for future approp; Designate Oversight by Office of Economic Dev; Request 2-Reading Apv. (Sawyer) (Req of Mayor)
2018-0859 RESO Auth Economic Dev Agreemt with "Project Turtle" to Support Creation of Company's Operations in Jax; Recommend Apv by Fla Dept of Economic Opportunity as a QTI Business with High Impact Sector Bonus, Pursuant to Sections 288.106-108, F.S.; Evidence City's Local Financial Support of $108,000 under QTI Tax Refund Prog Payable over multiple years per guidelines set by the State Dept of Economic Opportunity with State Match of $432,000 for Total of $540,000 for 108 Jobs; Auth Recapture Enhanced Value (REV) grant of $1,100.000. Designate Oversight by OED; Timeline for Execution of Agreemt by Company; Affirm Proj's Compliance with Public Investmt Policy; Request 2-Reading Apv. (Sawyer) (Req of Mayor)

 

Prior 2018 Legislation

2018-0001-A
Adopted
1/25/2018
RESO Auth Economic Dev Agreemt with Project Volt supporting Creation of Company's Operations in Jax; Recommend Apv by Fla Dept of Economic Opportunity as a QTI Business with a High Impact Sector Bonus; Evidence City Local Financial Support of $800,000 under the QTI Tax Refund Prog with State Match of $3,200,000 for total of $4,000,000 for 800 Jobs; Auth a REV Grant of $23,800,000; Designate Oversight by Office of Economic Dev; Timeline for Execution of Agreemt by the Company; Affirming Proj's Compliance with Public Investmt Policy; Request 2-Reading Apv. (Sawyer) (Req of Mayor)
2018-0149-A
Adopted
3/27/2018
RESO Auth Economic Dev Agreemt with Jinkosolar (U.S.) Inc. ("Company") supporting Creation of Company's Operations in Jax; Recommend Apv by Fla Dept of Economic Opportunity as a QTI Business with a High Impact Sector Bonus; Evidence City Local Financial Support of $200,000 under the QTI Tax Refund Prog with State Match of $800,000 for total of $1,000,000 for 200 Jobs; Auth a REV Grant of $3,200,000; Designate Oversight by Office of Economic Dev; Timeline for Execution of Agreemt by the Company; Affirming Proj's Compliance with Public Investmt Policy; Request 2-Reading Apv. (Sawyer) (Req of Mayor)
2018-0184-A
Adopted
4/10/2018
RESO Auth Economic Dev Agreemt with Project Moon supporting Expansion of the Company's Operations in Jax; Recommend Apv by Fla Dept of Economic Opportunity as a QTI Business with a High Impact Sector Bonus; Evidence City Local Financial Support of $50,000 under the QTI Tax Refund Prog with State Match of $200,000 for total of $250,000 for 50 Jobs; Designate Oversight by Office of Economic Dev; Timeline for Execution of Agreemt by the Company; Affirming Proj's Compliance with Public Investmt Policy; Request 2-Reading Apv. (Sawyer) (Req of Mayor)
2018-0223-A
Adopted
4/24/2018
RESO Approp $40,000 from NW Economic Dev Fund, Misc Sales to the NW Economic Dev Fund, Misc Non-Departmental Expenditures for purpose of providing an Economically Distressed Area Targeted Industry Program (EDATIP) Grant to Project Cart ("Company") in the amount of $1,000 per job for up to 40 Jobs; Designate Oversight by OED; Affirm Proj's Compliance with NWJEDF Guidelines. Request 2-Reading Apv. (BT-18-065) (Lotzia) (Req of Mayor) 
2018-0286-A
Adopted
5/22/2018
RESO Auth Economic Dev Agreemt with Grace Aerospace, LLC supporting Expansion of the Company's Operations in Jax; Recommend Apv by Fla Dept of Economic Opportunity as a QTI Business with a High Impact Sector Bonus; Evidence City Local Financial Support of $20,000 under the QTI Tax Refund Prog with State Match of $80,000 for total of $100,000 for 20 Jobs; Designate Oversight by Office of Economic Dev; Timeline for Execution of Agreemt by the Company; Affirming Proj's Compliance with Public Investmt Policy; Request 2-Reading Apv. (Sawyer) (Req of Mayor)
2018-0338-A
Adopted
9/25/2018
RESO Auth Economic Dev Agreemt with Project Blaze supporting the Creation of the Company's Operations in Jax; Recommend Apv by Fla Dept of Economic Opportunity as a QTI Business with a High Impact Sector Bonus; Evidence City Local Financial Support of $90,000 under the QTI Tax Refund Prog with State Match of $360,000 for total of $ 450,000 for 150 jobs; Designate Oversight by Office of Economic Dev; Timeline for Execution of Agreemt by the Company; Affirming Proj's Compliance with Public Investmt Policy; Request 2-Reading Apv. (Sawyer) (Req of Mayor)
2018-0408-A
Adopted
7/24/2018
RESO Auth Economic Dev Agreemt with Project Wolfe supporting the Expansion of Company's Operations in Jax; Recommend Apv by Fla Dept of Economic Opportunity as a QTI Business pursuant to Secs 288.106-108, F.S.; Evidence City Local Financial Support of $107,000 under the QTI Tax Refund Prog with State Match of $428,000, for total City & State QTI of $535,000 for 107 jobs; Auth Company to use 40 parking spaces in Yates Bldg garage for a term of 5 yrs at rate of $40 per space per month; Designate Oversight by Office of Economic Dev; Timeline for Execution of Agreemt by the Company; Affirming Proj's Compliance with Public Investmt Policy; Request 2-Reading Passage. (Sawyer) (Req of Mayor)
2018-0662-A
Adopted
10/23/2018
RESO Auth Economic Dev Agreemt with Project Glass supporting the Expansion of the Company's Operations in Jax; Recommend Apv by Fla Dept of Economic Opportunity as a QTI Business pursuant to Secs 288.106-108, F.S.; Evidence City Local Financial Support of $135,000 under the QTI Tax Refund Prog with State Match of $540,000 for total of $ 675,000 for 135 jobs; Designate Oversight by Office of Economic Dev; Timeline for Execution of Agreemt by the Company; Affirming Proj's Compliance with Public Investmt Policy; Request 2-Reading Apv. (Sawyer) (Req of Mayor)
2018-0663-A
Adopted
10/23/2018
RESO Auth Economic Dev Agreemt with Project Empire supporting the Expansion of the Company's Operations in Jax, Auth Recapture Enhanced (Rev) Grant of $#,300,000; Auth Approval of Technical Amends by Executive Dir of OED; Designate Oversight by Office of Economic Dev; Timeline for Execution of Agreemt by the Company; Waiver of that Portion of the Public Investment Policy adopted by ORD 2016-382-E which would require in order for a Proj to receive a 50% Rev Grant for a 10 yr period, Company must create at least 10 Full Time jobs at greater than or equal to 100% of the State of FL average wage; Request 2-Reading Apv. (Sawyer) (Req of Mayor)
2018-0697-A
Adopted
11/13/2018
RESO Auth Economic Dev Agreemt with Project Buckeye supporting the Creation of the Company's Operations in Jax; Recommend Apv by Fla Dept of Economic Opportunity as a QTI Business pursuant to Secs 288.106-108, F.S.; Evidence City Local Financial Support of $12,600 under the QTI Tax Refund Prog payable over multiple yrs per guidelines set by State Dept of Economic Opportunity, with State Match of $50,400 for total of $ 63,000 for 21 jobs; Auth Recapture Enhanced Value (REV) Grant of $626,000; Designate Oversight by Office of Economic Dev; Timeline for Execution of Agreemt by the Company; Affirming Proj's Compliance with Public Investmt Policy; Request 2-Reading Passage. (Sawyer) (Req of Mayor)


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