Subsidies aplenty for Delaware North project

Jim Heaney of Investigative Post, in the first of a two-part series, counts the many ways Delaware North Companies and Uniland Development would reap tax savings from their proposal to build an office building at Delaware Avenue and Chippewa street. The assorted tax breaks add up to $12 million to $15 million and go well beyond what the companies are seeking from the Erie County Industrial Development Agency.

Tomorrow, Investigative Post documents the millions of dollars of subsidies Delaware North has been receiving since 2000. ┬áCheck out WGRZ’s newscast at 6 p.m., along with a full story InvestigativePost.org and the issue of Artvoice that hits the streets Wednesday.