Urban Renewal Agency

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Copies of the Revenue Allocation Area (RAA) #7, Downtown/Normal Hill draft plan can be obtained or viewed at the link below, at the Community Development Department (215 D Street), at the City Library (411 D Street) or from the City Clerk (City Hall, 1134 F Street).

  • Revenue Allocation Area (RAA) #7, Downtown/Normal Hill -  Draft Plan
    This plan incorporates a revenue allocation area generally consisting of properties a) Downtown west of Lincoln Street, b) south of the Clearwater River, c) east of the Snake River, d) north of the Normal Hill Bluff, e) on both sides of 5th Street between 4th Avenue, 3rd Avenue and Fourth Street and f) between 5th Street and Sixth Street between 3rd Avenue and the alley south of 5th Avenue.

    A Revenue Allocation Area will cause property taxes resulting from any increase in equalized assessed valuation as shown on the base assessment roll to be allocated to the Urban Renewal Agency for urban renewal projects. The projects being considered are water main replacement in Main Street and Third Avenue; Pedestrian Corridor between Downtown and Normal Hill; Pedestrian and Vehicular Wayfinding, streets, parking areas and other utility needs. 

Comments on the plan are welcome and may be submitted:

Copies of the draft plan are also available at the Community Development Department (215 D Street), the City Library (411 D Street) and from the City Clerk (City Hall, 1134 F Street).


Mission

The Urban Renewal Agency’s mission is to promote economic development by assisting with improvements to vacant, under utilized or blighted land. In so doing, the land becomes productive again, increasing its value and the taxes it contributes to the community.

Three tax allocation areas are active:

Meetings

  • Noon
  • 2nd Tuesday of every month
  • Lewiston City Hall
    1134 F Street
    City Council Conference Room
    Lewiston, ID 83501

All meetings are open to the public. Watch meetings by Livestream and select Urban Renewal Agency.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Members

NameRepresenting
Joe Hulett, ChairCommunity Member at Large
Jo Ann Cole-Hansen, Vice ChairCommunity Member at Large
A.L. Alford, JRValley Vision
Don BeckNez Perce County Commission
Bob BlakeyLewiston City Council
Mary HasenoehrlPort of Lewiston
Dan Marsh, SecretaryLewiston Administrative Services Director


The Plan

The Urban Renewal Agency adopted a revision to the 2005 plan on July 14, 2014. The revised plan is entitled Urban Renewal Plan 2

Related Documents

By-Laws

View the most recent By-Laws (PDF).

Annual Reports

2019 Annual Report

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Budgets

FY21 Budget

FY20 Budget
FY20 Budget - Amended

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Financial Statements

2019 Financial Statement

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AIC Achievement Award

Review the First and Fifth Street rebuild project which received an Achievement Award (PDF) from the Association of Idaho Cities!!