Section 11-54A-1

Legislative intent.

The revitalization and redevelopment of any business district of any city in Alabama develops and promotes for the public good and general welfare trade, commerce, industry, and employment opportunities and promotes the general welfare of the city and state by creating a climate favorable to the location of new industry, trade, and commerce. Revitalization and redevelopment of a business district by financing projects under the chapter will develop and promote for the public good and general welfare trade, commerce, industry, and employment opportunities and will promote the general welfare of the city and state. It is therefore in the public interest and is vital to the public welfare of the people of Alabama, and it is hereby declared to be the public purpose of this chapter, to so revitalize and redevelop any business district of any city in the state.

(Acts 1985, No. 85-683, §1; Act 2004-630, p. 1439, §1.)