Land Bank Receives $1.5M from EPA Brownfields Grants

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced grant awards through the Brownfields Multipurpose, Assessment, and Cleanup Grant Program, and the Calhoun County Land Bank Authority (CCLBA) will receive $1.5 million for assessment projects across Calhoun County. Read the full press release here. These funds can be used to assess brownfield … Read More

Land banks prove their power — if used correctly

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Land banks have proven to be a powerful economic development tool since the Michigan Legislature’s adoption of the Land Bank Fast Track Act nearly 20 years ago. The 2003 Act was a package of tax and economic development bills that created land banks and gave them a number of powers … Read More

CCLBA lists historic Battle Creek home for sale

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CCLBA lists historic Battle Creek home for sale 1800s Victorian home at 26 Fremont St. listed for $119,000 BATTLE CREEK, Mich. – The Calhoun County Land Bank Authority today announced the 1800s Victorian home at 26 Fremont St. in Battle Creek is for sale. A labor of love for the Land Bank and … Read More

Battle Creek Historic House Up For Grabs!

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It’s once of the oldest homes in Battle Creek, on the oldest road in town.  I’ve thought about what I’d do with it many times.   You know the house…..Territorial and Riverside Drive. The Calhoun County Land Bank Authority today announced it is listing 373 Riverside Drive in Battle Creek for sale. The … Read More