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  • Assisted the city with sidewalk improvements on Main and Stephenson streets
  • Expended nearly $200,000 in TIF funds for needed repairs
  • Replacement of the dilapidated chain link fence along the south and west sides of the municipal parking lot with black wrought iron commercial grade fence
  • Replacement of a dozen rusty steel sidewalk access covers with new
  • Assisted with the administration of the city’s Downtown Building Exterior grant program
  • Obtained historic downtown Freeport, Illinois signage on the west and eastbound lanes on Highway 20

2014 TIF Goals