Entries by Kevin Erb

Indiana Economic Development Corp. approves redevelopment tax credit for Electric Works

The Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) board of directors yesterday approved a conditional redevelopment tax credit to support the establishment of Electric Works, a mixed-use district of innovation, energy and culture. Located in downtown Fort Wayne, the district will be a redevelopment of the former General Electric campus, which was founded more than a century […]

Developer closes the deal on historic GE campus

With the official acquisition of the campus complete, we can now focus on working with the community in a public/private partnership to make Electric Works a mixed-use development built on innovation, energy and culture. Source: WANE-TV

‘Been a creative dream’

About four dozen local business leaders got a rare look into the neglected brick buildings that sit on both sides of Broadway near Taylor Street. Source: The Journal Gazette 

“The Project will generate lasting effects on the entire region.”

This past summer, RTM Ventures commissioned a national CPA and consulting firm to research and produce a detailed study of the expected economic impact study for Phase 1 of the project. Their analysis provides a data-driven narrative for just how transformative Electric Works. Some highlights from the analysis include: Electric Works will increase tax revenues […]