Downtown Hugo's could be part of development

Hugos, Grand Forks ND

Grand Forks City Council members Monday unanimously approved tax increment financing incentives for two proposed downtown development projects, including a mixed apartment and commercial development and the renovation of a historic building.

City Administrator Todd Feland spoke on behalf of local developers seeking to build a mixed-use, four-story building at the corner of DeMers Avenue and North Fifth Street where there is currently a parking lot, with a Hugo’s Family Marketplace and Alerus anchoring the main level. A second project involves rehabilitating the St. John’s Block building at the corner of North Third Street and DeMers, along with the neighboring three-story Annex Building.

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