BIRMINGHAM RESIDENTS. WE NEED YOU.

We believe that the creativity, ingenuity and local knowledge of Birmingham's residents are integral to the success of Opportunity Zones.

To harness the power of residents, we are setting a clear goal:

By June 1, 2020, 500 residents will learn the fundamentals of OZs, helpings us understand and guide projects in their neighborhoods.

Will you be one of those residents?

 

FAST FACTS ABOUT OPPORTUNITY ZONES

  • Birmingham has 24 Opportunity Zones, double as high as the next highest city in Alabama. See how we built the model, here.

  • Opportunity Zones is a federal tax incentive program.

  • The program is not a grant nor does it guarantee funding for projects.

  • Opportunity zones incentives make our local projects more competitive, enabling us to attract investors nationally who we might otherwise not been able to engage.

WHERE ARE OPPORTUNITY ZONES IN MY COMMUNITY?

Explore Birmingham’s Opportunity Zones below! You can type an address into the search bar to find out if it is in an Opportunity Zone.