Guiding Principals that Could Help NJ and its Cities Alleviate Poverty, Create Jobs and Promote Business A May 3, 2019 Shelterforce article, “Pushing Opportunity Zones to Fulfill Their Promise” shares guiding principles that could be used to ensure that Opportunity Zone investments are equitable and help prevent displacement. The Opportunity Zones program was enacted as […]
Posts on Opportunity Zones in NJ and theri impact on supportive housing and community development.
NJ Department of Community Affairs Allows Users to View Assets, Amenities and Special Designations The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs has a New Jersey Community Asset Map on its website. At the April 3 Supportive Housing Association of New Jersey (SHA) meeting, Tom Stanuikynas, Local Planning Services with Department of Community Affairs, guided attendees […]
Join investors, developers, business and community leaders, and elected officials to learn more about Opportunity Zones On March 11, 2019, join investors, developers, business and community leaders, and elected officials to learn more about Opportunity Zones. In collaboration with The Governance Project, the New Jersey Opportunity Zone Summit will feature a keynote by New Jersey […]
The LOCUS National Opportunity Zone Ranking Report ranked a tract in downtown Newark in sixth place among Opportunity Zones for Smart Growth Potential.
President Donald Trump established the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council, to be chaired by HUD Secretary Ben Carson.