Urban Renewal Agency

URBAN RENEWAL MISSION

It is the mission of the Livingston Urban Renewal Agency (URA) to assist with the revitalization of the Livingston downtown area.

The URA, in partnership with downtown businesses and citizens, adopts, funds and manages projects which:

  • Rehabilitate and redevelop blighted areas.
  • Provide public improvements.
  • Repair or rehabilitate deteriorated or deteriorating structures.
  • Improve infrastructure, facilities and equipment leading to an increase in the health and safety of the downtown district.
PROJECT AREA

Click here for a map of the Urban Renewal District.

Click here for a legal description of the Urban Renewal District.

The project area is generally defined as the greater Livingston downtown area:

 

URA GRANT APPLICATION

Click here for the URA grant application.

Applications are due at least two (2) weeks before the URA meeting at which it is to be considered.

By law, priority will be given to programs that:

  • Rehabilitate or redevelop blighted areas.
  • Provide public improvements.
  • Repair or rehabilitate deteriorated or deteriorating structures.
  • Improve infrastructure, facilities and equipment leading to an increase in the health and safety of the downtown district.

For further details on urban renewal, see Title 7, Chapter 15, Parts 42 and 43 of the Montana Code Annotated.

DOCUMENTS OF INTEREST

Livingston Urban Renewal Plan

State of Montana Urban Renewal Law - MCA 7-15-42 & 43

Livingston Urban Renewal Agency By-Laws

City of Livingston - Ordinance No. 1932

Urban Renewal Agency Budget Alignment Policy

Guidelines for Projects URA Parking Lot Improvement Programs

Livingston Streetscape Enhancements Master Plan (April 2009)

URA Facade and Energy Efficiency Program

 
Livingston URA A.R.T. Project

Preservation Brief - Dangers of Sandblasting 


Baudette Consulting Engineers Study, December 2015


URA A.R.T. PROJECT OPPORTUNITY

The Livingston Urban Renewal Agency invites artists to participate in the Livingston Streets A.R.T. Project by submitting, for consideration, original works of art to be applied to the traffic signal boxes within the Urban Renewal Agency District.

 

 

 

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URA Meets 3rd Wednesday of the month at 8:30AM - Community Room, City/County Complex

URA Commissioners
 
Karla Pettit, Chair
Mrs. Pettit owns the "Pickle Barrel" in downtown Livingston.
emailpblivingston@wispwest.net

Bob Ebinger
Mr. Ebinger is on the Historic Preservation Committee and was a past City Commissioner from 2002-2006.  Also Mr. Ebinger was a State Representative from 2006-2010.
email:  buffalojumppictures@gmail.com
 
Kyra Ames
Ms. Ames is a Freelance Editorial/Fine Art Photographer.  She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Photography.  She is very much interested in Livingston's history and future growth.
email:  photo@kyraames.com    

Bill Spannring
(406)220-3198

Joe Hanser
email: joe.hanser@fib.com   


Current Agenda:


April 19, 2017



URA Minutes 2017

January 5, 2017 Special Meeting  
 January 18, 2017
January 26, 2017 Special Meeting 

















URA Minutes 2016

January 14, 2016 Special Meeting
January, 20, 2016 
 February 17, 2016
March 16, 2016
April 20, 2016
May 12, 2016 Special Meeting
May 18, 2016
 June 15, 2016
July 20, 2016 No Quorum
August 17, 2016
August 26, 2016 Special Meeting
September 14, 2016
October 19, 2016
November 16, 2016
December 21, 2016









U
RA Minutes 2015

January 2015
February 2015 
March 2015
April 2015
May 14 (special mtg) 2015 
May 2015
June 2015
July 2015
August 2015
September 2015
October 2015
November 2015
December 2015

 






















 



 

 

 

 

 

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