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Tax Incentives Approved

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Tax Incentives Approved

The Yankton City Commission approved sales tax incentives to help spur development of lots located on Highway 81 adjacent to Menards. City Planner Dave Mingo said the city would share part of the sales tax from businesses that develop on those lots…

Matt Dennis, with the R.H. Johnson company, a Kansas City firm that helped develop the Menards location, said that incentives are a necessary part of retail business development…

Dennis told the commission that he was optimistic that passing the incentives would speed up the process…

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