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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.

April 22, 2022

Land Development Ordinance Comment Review

We have received extensive feedback from the community on our draft Land Development Ordinance. Come hear what the community had to say and what changes we may wish to make.

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April 21, 2021

Trenton Complete and Green Streets Ordinance

The City of Trenton has drafted an ordinance to implement the Trenton Complete Streets Design Handbook. This ordinance will be discussed at the January 27, 2022 Planning Board Meeting.

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October 07, 2021

Bellevue/Rutherford Rehabilitation and Redevelopment Plan

The City of Trenton has released a draft Bellevue Rutherford Rehabilitation and Redevelopment Plan. The public is encouraged to submit comments on the plan by October 18, 2021

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September 14, 2021

Draft Land Development Ordinance

The City of Trenton has release a draft Land Development Ordinance and is seeking feedback from residents and stakeholders. The public comment period is scheduled to finish on December 31st, 2021

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July 13, 2021

Trenton's Urban Renewal and the Struggle for Community

June 24, 2021 Planning Board Presentation on the history of Trenton civic actors who opposed urban renewal.

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June 25, 2021

Draft Cannabis Ordinance

On June 28th, 2021 at 6pm, the Trenton Planning Board will host a special meeting to get community feedback on a draft proposed cannabis ordinance.

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June 23, 2021

Draft Capital City Renaissance Plan Open for Public Comment

The Capital City Redevelopment Corporation (CCRC) has engaged in a process to update its Renaissance Plan. Trenton residents and stakeholders are invited to review the draft plan and provide feedback.

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June 15, 2021

North Clinton Redevelopment Plan Amendment

This proposed an amendment to the North Clinton Redevelopment Area Plan will allow cultural facilities in the district. A hearing on this amendment will occur at the June 24, 2021 Planning Board meeting

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February 22, 2021

Trenton Artwalk and Assunpink Daylighting

Come see presentations and provide input on these two projects at the February 22nd Planning Board meeting.

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January 20, 2021

Community Health and Wellness Plan: Final Adoption

On January 28th, 2021, the City of Trenton Planning Board voted to adopt the Trenton Community Health and Wellness Plan as an element of the Trenton250 Master Plan. Trenton is the first municipality in the State of New Jersey to adopt a health element as part of its master plan

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