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Tag Archives: Enterprise Zone

Maryland creates Enterprise Zone in Queen Anne’s County (access required)

The Maryland Department of Commerce has expanded the state’s Enterprise Zone program and is touting its ability to spur economic growth and new hiring, but there’s doubt these initiatives deliver everything backers claim. On Thursday, the department unveiled its decision ...

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Week in review: 9/7/12 (access required)

Slower August for state slots Maryland slots revenue fell about 7 percent from July to August, as all three of the state’s casinos experienced slowdowns in business after a record-setting summer for the 2-year-old industry. The casinos — in Anne ...

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Committee OKs restoring Harbor Point to Enterprise Zone (access required)

A Baltimore City Council committee voted Wednesday evening to restore Harbor Point to the city’s list of Enterprise Zones, making it eligible for lucrative tax breaks as a $1.5 billion development is set to begin there.

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New panel to advise Kamenetz on Sparrows Point options (access required)

A 16-member panel of business leaders will advise Baltimore County economic development officials about the best use for the Sparrows Point peninsula in the wake of last week’s announced woes at the steel plant, which will be laying off nearly ...

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Harbor Point off new Enterprise Zone map (access required)

Baltimore’s proposed new Enterprise Zone map excludes the waterfront Harbor Point parcel in Harbor East, complicating the developer’s plans to build a $120 million office tower for Exelon Corp. The map — which outlines areas eligible for large property tax ...

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Maryland expands two Enterprise Zones, adds one in Woodlawn

The state will expand zones in Baltimore City, Baltimore County and on the Eastern Shore where businesses are eligible for tax credits for making property improvements and hiring new workers. Maryland will add 112 acres to the Enterprise Zone in ...

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