Downtown Redevelopment District

House Bill 233

Revitalize Your Community by taking Advantage of New Economic Development Tools!

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House Bill 233 empowers communities to create downtown redevelopment districts (DRDs) and innovation districts (IDs) for the purpose of rehabilitating historic buildings, creating jobs, encouraging economic development and supporting technology-oriented businesses.

inSITE can facilitate your process through the following stages of creating a Downtown Redevelopment District.

  1. Historic Preservation Certification or Identification
  2. DRD and Innovation District Economic Development Plan
  3. Adopt a DRD Financial Model
  4. Build a DRD Innovation District
  5. DRD District Ordinance and Public Hearing
  6. DRD Agreements & Annual Reporting


To read the full text of House Bill 233, please click here.

Contact the inSITE Team at to see if you qualify.