Ralph Covert brings his world to our world

Homewood officials believe the 175th Street business corridor needs an economic boost, and they hope recreating an incentive program will provide the means to improve economic activity in that area. 

175th Street looking west from near Garden Lane. (Photo by Eric Crump/HFChronicle)

Village trustees approved an ordinance Tuesday that continues the process of creating a new tax increment financing (TIF) district to replace one that was created in 2011 in the same area. The village will convene a meeting June 4 of a joint review board consisting of representatives of . . .

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Summer events

Saturday, June 25

  • Homewood Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Martin Square.
  • Amtrak station rehabilitation ribbon cutting, 8:30 a.m. at the station.

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