Economic Development Policy

The City of Lawrence adopted a revised Economic Development Policy via Resolution No. 7184 at the December 20, 2016 City Commission meeting. This policy became effective on January 15, 2017 and governs the use of economic development incentives in the City, providing general policy standards and information on the use of industrial revenue bonds (IRB), property tax abatements, neighborhood revitalization areas (NRA), tax increment financing (TIF), transportation development districts (TDD), and community improvement districts (CID).

Affordable Housing Eligibility



Annual Reports: Economic Development Support

Residential Lot Inventory

Wage Floor

Retail Analysis (PDF)

Demographics and Economic Data