The City of Lansing will employ tax abatements as provided under Michigan Public Act 255 to facilitate the revitalization of Lansing's existing commercial areas. Prior to the approval of a tax abatement, the applicant must comply with the following requirements:
The applicant must provide proof of an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Program that conforms with all applicable laws and regulations.
The applicant must be willing to hire Lansing residents first for any positions created as a result of the economic assistance.
The applicant for a tax abatement must agree to submit an annual report to HRCS to document nondiscriminatory personnel practices during the period of economic assistance.