Urban Renewal Agency (URA)

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Meeting dates and times are scheduled by the Board Chairperson.


  • Chas Ariss
  • Dawn Dee
  • Kristy McKay
  • Jessica Wicks


  • 5 members; serving 4 year terms

Code of Ordinances

  • Established by Resolution Number 15-36


The Anaconda-Deer Lodge County Urban Renewal Agency (URA) District Board was created by Anaconda-Deer Lodge County Resolution 1536 on December 15th, 2015 in order to supervise the planning and management of the Anaconda-Deer Lodge County Downtown Tax Increment Finance (TIF) District. The overall objective of the URA Board is to eliminate conditions that are detrimental to the Downtown Tax Increment Finance District and the overall economic health of the community. The Tax Increment Finance District program has been established to assist in financing necessary prevention, rehabilitation or elimination of blighted areas as defined by Montana Law.

Grant Applications

2018 Downtown TIF Grant applications can be submitted after 1 September 2018 The Urban Renewal Agency (URA) Board will review applications monthly until funds have been exhausted. The URA Board Administrator may contact the applicant with questions from the URA Board or requests for more information. Applicants will be notified of their award status within 45 days of submission.   2019 Updated Urban Renewal TIF Application.Anaconda-Deer Lodge County - Downtown Urban Renewal District (PNG) Opens in new window