The Promise Of Opportunity Zones Is In Reach

December 05, 2019

This is only the beginning of the journey. To characterize this incentive as welfare for the wealthy is overly reductive and does nothing to address the systemic and long-term challenges facing people living in the nation’s most deprived communities. When it comes to economic and community development, the voice that matters most is from people living in opportunity zones. But this voice is at risk of going unheard or being even further marginalized if current narratives prevail.