Until recently, when real estate developers wanted an extra financial push to make a city redevelopment project viable, they turned to state officials.
But grant funding through the state’s Department of Community and Economic Development has all but dried up, and competition for the remaining funds is fierce.
On Tuesday, the Lancaster City Redevelopment Authority agreed to step into the gap to make a project happen.
Authority board members voted to become equity investors in a $4.8 million apartment construction project.
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