Federal Help for Rural Downtowns—Yes, NJ has rural towns

Federal Help for Rural Downtowns—Yes, NJ has rural towns

January 4, 2021 – Since its formation under the 1990 Farm Bill, USDA Rural Development NJ has been helping rural communities with infrastructure improvements, job growth, affordable housing and essential health care, educational and emergency services.

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The NJBAC is Here to Help

The NJBAC is Here to Help

December 1, 2020 –The New Jersey Business Action Center (NJBAC) team knows that the COVID-19 pandemic, and the restrictions designed to combat the virus, means New Jersey’s downtown shopping and dining districts look much different than they did this time last year. If your downtown businesses have questions, the NJBAC works to get the answers.

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Downtowns Help Businesses Expand Outdoors

Downtowns Help Businesses Expand Outdoors

October 27, 2020 – The constraints of limited indoor capacity for restaurants and retailers has meant that municipalities and downtown organizations had to get creative expanding into the public realm. Many of our members have worked with their municipal governments to ease or remove barriers to outdoor commerce.

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