Incentives Directory

Minnesota's Job Opportunity Building Zone (JOBZ) program is the most significant jobs incentive program in state history. It was launched in January 2004 to stimulate economic development activity outside the Twin Cities metro area.

" JOBZ is the mother of all incentives."

— Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty

Incentives Directory



The Cambridge Downtown Revolving Loan Fund was established to provide an additional financial resource and incentive for downtown property owners to improve their place of business. The goal of the...
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Category: Grants & Loans, Local Incentives

Cambridge Lenders Administer SBA and 504 Loans Three commercial lenders work in partnership with the Small Business Administration to administer SBA 7(a) and 504 loans. Cambridge State Bank » Cambridge State Bank is...
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Category: Local Incentives, Grants & Loans

City of Cambridge The City of Cambridge has a variety of low cost financing tools available to qualified businesses they work in partnership with many of the following Economic Development Partners...
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Category: Local Incentives, Grants & Loans

The fundamental purpose of providing Tax Abatement in Cambridge is to encourage desirable development or redevelopment that is in the public's best interest. It is the intent of the City to...
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Category: Local Incentives, Tax Incentives

Tax increment financing uses the increase in property taxes generated by new development to finance qualified public improvement costs related to that development. The difference between the current property tax...
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Category: State Incentives, Tax Incentives