Legislature’s plan taking shape for hearings into EB-5 program

By Bob Mercer State Capitol Bureau PIERRE – Pieces are moving into place for the Legislature to analyze state government’s involvement in the now-suspended EB-5 immigrant investor program and decide whether further action should be taken. The eight Democratic and Republican leaders and assistant leaders in the House of Representative … Read Article

TIF plan for Bliss Pointe called ‘big step’

By Travis Gulbrandson travis.gulbrandson@plaintalk.net The Vermillion City Council took another “big step” in the Bliss Pointe development district project Monday. That night, council members approved an agreement between the city and the Vermillion Chamber of Commerce & Development Company (VCDC) to provide repayment to Tax Increment District (TIF) #6 bond-holders. … Read Article