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‘Loans’ proposal reworked to ‘grants’

Nick Todaro, nick@ennisdailynews.com

In response to developers’ concerns, Ennis reworked part of its planned downtown historic rehabilitation project incentives package.

Until earlier this month, the concept under discussion was labeled a “forgivable loan,” but City Manager Steve Howerton said he rewrote the wording of the proposal to call the city’s offerings “grants” on Nov. 4 at the request of Mayor Russell Thomas, who has helped shape discussions over property sales and redevelopment in downtown.

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