Image courtesy of Greater Oklahoma City Chamber
The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber's Forum brought together a panel of experts to discuss Tax Increment Financing on March 24. The panelists included Carl E. Edwards, Dr. Russell Evans, Forrest "Butch" Freeman and Cathy O'Connor, President of the Alliance for Economic Development of Oklahoma City.
The forum provided information on how Tax Increment Financing works, the oversight and approval process and the districts across Oklahoma City that utilize TIF for development. It also emphasized the importance of TIF being just one of several programs available to the city to encourage growth and development in Oklahoma City.
For more information on these programs please visit http://www.theallianceokc.org/programs.