Learn the Benefits of Federal Opportunity Zones with Optional Tour (York)

January 24, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Roosevelt Tavern
50 North Penn Street
Lynne Shedlock

Learn the Economic Development and Investment Benefits of the New Federal Opportunity Zones

Featuring Evan Weiss, Opportunity Zone and Fund Management Consultant

  • Federal Opportunity Zones are designed to spur investment in designated low-income census tracts by providing substantial capital gains tax relief.
  • Learn the rules of the road for this new program and how it can benefit businesses, investors and residents in your community

Co-Sponsored by the York County Community Foundation

Includes Lunch Buffet

Optional: Tour of York’s Opportunity Zones

1:45 PM – 3:30 PM

The tour departs from the Roosevelt Tavern at 1:45 PM, immediately following the workshop.

York County Economic Alliance and Downtown Inc staff will host a driving tour of York’s five Opportunity Zones, with stops (weather permitting) to learn more about the redevelopment projects that stand to benefit from Opportunity Zone investments.  YCEA staff will discuss our organization’s strategy to market our zones to potential investors.

If you plan to attend the tour, please notify Lynne Shedlock at lynne.shedlock@pelcentral.org or 570-824-3559.