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File #: BILL NO. 21-185    Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 9/13/2021 In control: City Council - Regular Session
On agenda: 9/21/2021 Final action: 10/5/2021
Title: An Ordinance ordering the Paragon Star Sports Complex Project Improvements to be made for The Paragon Star Neighborhood Improvement District and authorizing financing be obtained for the project. (Note: First read by Council on September 21, 2021. Passed by unanimous vote with one abstention.)
Attachments: 1. Ordinance, 2. NID Assessment Roll
Title
An Ordinance ordering the Paragon Star Sports Complex Project Improvements to be made for The Paragon Star Neighborhood Improvement District and authorizing financing be obtained for the project.
(Note: First read by Council on September 21, 2021. Passed by unanimous vote with one abstention.)

Body
Issue/Request:
Ordinance ordering the construction of the Paragon Star Sports Complex as the NID project.

Key Issues:
Ordinance to order construction of the NID project.

Proposed City Council Motion:
I move for adoption of An Ordinance Ordering the Paragon Star Sports Complex Project Improvements to be Made for The Paragon Star Neighborhood Improvement District and Authorizing Financing be Obtained for the Project.

Background:

Paragon Star TIF History

The City approved the original Paragon Star Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Plan through the adoption of Ordinance No. 7833 on March 10, 2016. The City approved the First Amendment to the TIF Plan through the adoption of Ordinance No. 8946 on September 8, 2020. The City and Paragon Star, LLC (the “Developer”) executed the Amended and Restated TIF Contract on September 8, 2020 (the “TIF Contract”).

The TIF Contract provides for the issuance of revenue bonds that are repaid by TIF revenues and certain revenues that are generated by the I-470 & View High Community Improvement District (CID). The decision to issue revenue bonds rests with the City, after a financing plan is mutually developed by the City and Developer.

Financing Plan

The City has worked with the Paragon Star developer team since the execution of the Amended and Restated TIF Contract to develop a financing plan that includes the issuance of tax increment financing revenue bonds to fund the costs to construct the Sports Complex and provide reimbursement to Developer for certain TIF-eligible costs. A summary of the financing plan is as follows:

Total Bond Sizing
$6,000,000 Series A-1 backed by NID
$24,556,733 Series A-2 repaid by TIF r...

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