Windmill seeks record $60M grant from city for cleanup of Zibi site

By Matthew Pearson, Ottawa Citizen, May 30, 3018

The developer is asking for more than $60 million in brownfields rehabilitation grant and development charge credits to clean up the 6.5 hectares of land it owns at 3 and 4 Booth St., on Chaudière and Albert islands.

The city’s program, which caps all grants, tax breaks and development charge reductions at 50 per cent of the eligible costs to scrub the property, is designed to kickstart development at key lands, fuelling economic development and building the property tax base.

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