Hosted by the Fayetteville Economic & Community Development Department and Fayetteville Cumberland County Economic Development Corporation, the luncheon was an intimate event convening a group of local developers, business leaders, bankers, state senators and the Mayor and City Manager of Fayetteville. Davis served as keynote speaker, discussing the impact Opportunity Zones will have on municipalities and ways in which leaders can attract private capital to their zones. About Opportunity Zones
Qualified Opportunity Zones are geared to ignite economic growth by increasing the scale of investments going to underserved areas in almost 9,000 designated areas in North America and Puerto Rico. The OZ Program represents one of the most significant policy enactments regarding fostering private investments in low income communities.