Downtown tax incentive awarded for 1131-101st Street

City council in North Battleford have granted a downtown tax incentive to Tom Hutchinson for work completed at 1131-101st Street.

The specific exemption applied for was the Building Improvements and Expansion Incentive. According to a city memo from Jennifer Niesink, director of planning and development, work done at the location exceeded $250,000, allowing Hutchinson to be eligible for a four-year incentive on the municipal portion of property taxes. 

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Niesink also stated much of the work was cosmetic in nature and did not require a building permit, so all invoices related to the work were submitted as well.

Council voted to grant the four-year incentive unanimously.  

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