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PUBLIC NOTICE - A Public Hearing will be held on Wednesday, September 26th at 7:00 pm in Town Council Chambers to receive public comments on the Street and Special Events Permit Application for the Children's Christmas Parade sponsored by the Nashville Chamber of Commerce.  The permit is requested for Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 2:30 pm until 6:00 pm and will impact traffic on W. Washington Street from Barnes Street to Alston Street.

PUBLIC NOTICE - ELECTRONIC AUCTION OF SURPLUS PROPERTY
At the August 7, 2018 Regular Town Council Meeting, the Town of Nashville Town Council declared certain personal property surplus and authorized for disposal by electronic auction.  From October 1, 2018 – October 12, 2018, surplus vehicles, equipment, and supplies will be sold via GovDeals, an online auction service provider, at www.govdeals.com. Registration is required in order to bid and items are sold “as is, where is.” The acceptable methods of payment are cash, money order, and cashier’s check. Please take time to review the terms and conditions before bidding.  For questions about using the GovDeals website, please contact GovDeals at (800) 613-0156. You may also contact the Town of Nashville Finance Department for questions or concerns by calling (252) 459-4511 x234.

For a complete list of items to be auctioned click here.

 

Downtown Incentive Grant (DIG)

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The purpose of the Downtown Nashville Development Incentive Grant (DIG) is to encourage reinvestment in Downtown Nashville. The program covers substantial rehabilitation[1] of older buildings and new infill development. The initiative covers the shaded area on the attached map, which is roughly bounded by Church Street, Barnes Street, Alston Street, and West Washington Street. Incentive grants are given yearly for five (5) years.

The grant is available over five years, representing a percentage of the difference of the parcel’s improved assessed value and previous, unimproved assessed value.  The Development Incentive Grant (DIG) amount per year will be a percentage of this formula as follows: Year 1: 100%, Year 2: 80%, Year 3: 60%, Year 4: 40% and Year 5: 20%.  Since the tax rate and/or property valuation may change during the five-year grant period, the base grant amount will be recalculated each year.  The percentage of the base grant amount, which steps down from 100% to 20%, is fixed.

For more information about the Town of Nashville's Downtown Incentive Grant (DIG), click here

[1] Substantial rehabilitation is defined as a rehabilitation that will cost at minimum $40 per square foot, make habitable/usable at least one floor of the building and at least triple the predevelopment tax value.