ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY…

It was on this day in 1932 that the Saint Paul City Council created the Port Authority of the City of Saint Paul. A lot has changed in the past […]

Meet Ashley on #NationalInternDay

Today we celebrate our summer intern Ashley Torres! Ashley worked with a College Possible coach, earlier in the year, to develop a list of summer activities that would be beneficial for a […]

Soccer Update: TIF and the Cost of Cleanup

Soccer Stadiums Do Not Qualify for TIF State statute prohibits the use of Tax Increment Financing (TIF) for recreational facilities, including Minnesota United’s future soccer stadium. It does not exclude […]

TIF Financing Made Easy

What is TIF?  TIF stands for Tax Increment Financing. It is an economic development tool frequently used by cities, counties and authorities (like the Saint Paul Port Authority) to encourage […]

Port Authority Recognized for LEED Silver Project

Today, the Saint Paul Port Authority received a Sustainable Saint Paul Award in the Green Building New Construction category, for their work on the Saints Business Center. The property, located at the […]

Soccer Stadium One Step Closer to Reality

Capital City Properties Board of Directors Approves Irgens for Stadium Partnership The Capital City Properties (CCP) Board of Directors gave its approval on March 28, 2017 for the organization to move […]