Trenton is part of the New Jersey Urban Enterprise Zone. Businesses located within the zone that become a Certified UEZ business receive significant benefits, including the ability to offer reduced sales tax to customers, financial assistance, subsidized insurance, and various tax credits and incentives.
Is Trenton walkable? What do people mean when they talk about a City's "walkability". Read and learn more.Read More
What is new urbanism? What is Trenton's history with new urbanism? How might it impact how the City will develop in the futureRead More
Trenton has met the rigorous requirements to achieve Sustainable Jersey certification, Mayor Eric Jackson announced today. The city is one of only 10 New Jersey municipalities this year to attain certification at the highest silver level.Read More
What is "mixed-use" development? What is the history of mixed-use development in Trenton?Read More
The City’s Trenton250 Master Plan is a comprehensive plan that provides a long-range vision for the community and the built environment. It is meant to be a guide for the City from now to year 2042, the 250th Anniversary of City’s incorporation. A Master Plan is a blueprint for a municipality that guides decisions for both growth and conservation. The Trenton250 Master Plan outlines a vision for the City, goals for accomplishing that vision, as well as various initiatives and actions to achieve those goals.Read More
On March 24th, Trenton250 sat down with Vertulie Massenat, a Trenton Resident and member of the Trenton250 Steering Committee to get her feedback on land use in Trenton and her resident experienceRead More