Development Assistance

  1. Brownfield Redevelopment Assistance

    The Brownfield Redevelopment Authority assists with the redevelopment of blighted, contaminated, functionally obsolete, or historic properties in the County.

  2. Land Development Review

    The Land Development Review Committee consists of representatives from a host of public regulatory agencies that provide initial feedback and recommendations on development projects to ensure an easier approval and permitting process for developers.

  3. Northern Nexus

    Northern Nexus aims to retain and attract businesses engaged in multi-modal commerce through an attractive set of incentives.

  4. Property Assessed Clean Energy Program (PACE)

    The Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) is an innovative way to help Grand Traverse County businesses save money, create jobs, grow the tax base and green our state through energy efficiency investments.

  5. Tax Exempt Revenue Bonds

    Tax-Exempt Revenue Bonds provide qualified manufacturing businesses and non-profit organizations with loans for capital expenditures.

  6. Venture North Funding

    Venture North Funding & Development is a regional non-profit economic development division formed through the recent consolidation of the Chamber Foundation and the Traverse Bay Economic Development Corporation. As the economic development division of TraverseCONNECT, Venture North provides business financing and other services across the 10-county region, and explores opportunities to expand regional, state and national partnerships.