The Anaconda-Deer Lodge County Urban Renewal Agency (URA) District Board was created by Anaconda-Deer Lodge County Resolution 1536 on December 15th, 2015 in order to supervise the planning and management of the Anaconda-Deer Lodge County Downtown Tax Increment Finance (TIF) District. The overall objective of the URA Board is to eliminate conditions that are detrimental to the Downtown Tax Increment Finance District and the overall economic health of the community. The Tax Increment Finance District program has been established to assist in financing necessary prevention, rehabilitation or elimination of blighted areas as defined by Montana Law.
The second 2017 grant cycle opened October 1st and has a deadline of November 6th. The award announcements will be made between the 1st & 3rd of December.