Wal-Mart Subsidies in Kansas City (N Boardwalk Ave), MO
|City||Kansas City (N Boardwalk Ave)|
|Address||8551 N Boardwalk Ave|
|Type of Facility||Supercenter|
|Value of Subsidies||$9.1 million|
NarrativeThe city used a tax increment financing district to improve roads for a development anchored by Wal-Mart and Lowe's, both of which were built by the same developer. The TIF district will eventually be used to make a total of $90 million in infrastructure improvements within the district. A local official estimated that $9.1 million of the funds were used for Wal-Mart's access roads.