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City of Roanoke provides incentives to developers of three new grocery stores

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Roanoke city's economic developer, Wayne Bowers, says incentives from the city have helped bring more business to the city. Roanoke city's economic developer, Wayne Bowers, says incentives from the city have helped bring more business to the city.
He mentioned it's rare to find undeveloped land to build on in the city and making use of old buildings is crucial to help communities grow. He mentioned it's rare to find undeveloped land to build on in the city and making use of old buildings is crucial to help communities grow.
In addition, having a store like this in a convenient location could help boost property values, which will also help the community. In addition, having a store like this in a convenient location could help boost property values, which will also help the community.
The company that plans to build grocery stores in the Roanoke area has not yet made its name public. The company that plans to build grocery stores in the Roanoke area has not yet made its name public.
ROANOKE (WSLS) - Two of the large scale grocery stores set to be built in Roanoke city are in enterprise zones, which means the city identified those zones as needing some community support and may qualify for state or local incentives such as tax breaks and grants.

The company that plans to build grocery stores in the Roanoke area has not yet made its name public. However, WSLS spoke to the Bridges Developer about how these incentives helped him. Aaron Ewert said having some tax breaks on this project, which spans 22 acres, helps a lot. 

Roanoke city's economic developer, Wayne Bowers, says incentives from the city have helped bring more business to the city. He mentioned it's rare to find undeveloped land to build on in the city and making use of old buildings is crucial to help communities grow.

In addition, having a store like this in a convenient location could help boost property values, which will also help the community.


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