Development Authorities
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Development Authorities

Michigan law allows communities to create development authorities that utilize Tax Increment Financing (TIF) for purposes such as downtown development or commercial corridor improvements.  The types of authorities include Downtown Development Authority (DDA), Local Development Finance Authority (LDFA), Tax Increment Finance Authority (TIFA), Brownfield Redevelopment Authority (BRA), and Corridor Improvement Authority (CIA).

Oakland County Development Authorities Map

The following links connect to
pages that contain maps which reflect the boundaries of currently active development authorities (that can capture tax increment financing) located in Oakland County.

Below are links to the enabling legislation authorizing the creation of these various development authorities.