Press Releases


October 1, 2016

Trenton, NJ – State and city officials on Friday made a pitch to real estate developers and investors about the inventory of properties and tax incentives available to them, hoping to make the case that Trenton is ripe for business investment. Read more

Greater Trenton to locate in historic city building

Economic Development Organization Launches New Website

September 8, 2016

Trenton, NJ – Greater Trenton (GT), the 501(c)(3) economic development organization formed last fall to advance economic revitalization efforts in the state’s capital city, today announced an agreement to share office space within The Old Masonic Temple, the current site of the Trenton Visitors Center located at 102 Barack Street. Read more

Greater Trenton Names Chief Executive Officer

Seasoned Real Estate and Finance Professional Brings Regional Perspective
July 18, 2016

Trenton, NJ – The Board of Directors of Greater Trenton, an independent 501(c)(3) organization formed last fall to advance economic revitalization efforts in the state's capital city, today announced the selection of George D. Sowa, a veteran real-estate professional, as the organization's founding chief executive officer. Read more

New Driver for Downtown Economic Development in Trenton

October 19, 2015

On October 19 the mayor of Trenton, Eric Jackson, announced the formation of Greater Trenton, a new economic-development entity dedicated to promoting economic revitalization in New Jersey's capital city. The organization, an independent 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, is a collaborative of private-sector, institutional and philanthropic organizations that have made an initial five-year financial commitment to fund the initiative. Read more