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From National LISC:
4.18.2019 -

Minnesota Governor Celebrates LISC Duluth’s 21 Years of Investment and Partnership

This week, LISC Duluth marked its 21st year of investing in the city and the key work of local partners at its annual Building Healthy Community Awards. Governor Tim Walz gave the keynote address, stressing how innovative collaboration between local government and community leaders can make the city a safe and prosperous place for all ...

8.12.2018 -

Capital gains break encourages private community investment

Duluth and several rural spots in the region are eligible to participate in a new federal program designed to encourage private investment in low-income census tracks. A provision in the 2017 Tax Cut and Jobs Act created the “Opportunity Zone” tax incentives program. Its provisions were outlined to about 70 potential investors and area economic ...