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Economic Development

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The Office of Economic Development's objectives is to retain, attract, and grow businesses.  And also enhance small and minority business capacity, and spur real estate development in every ward of the City of Plainfield.

The Office of Economic Development for the City of Plainfield serves the residents, business community, investors and developers by providing top quality client  assistance, guidance and support in order to ensure that development and small business growth take place in Plainfield.  Our professional staff will guide you and coordinate appropriate assistance from local, state, federal and private organizations in an effort to ensure those looking to invest in Plainfield have all the tools available to become successful entrepreneurs.

Economic Development Contact Information

Master Plan

Grant and Loan Resources for Business

  Plainfield Opportunity Zones


COVID-19 NJEDA Resources

For Phase II on reopening more businesses, please be notified that  this coming Tuesday, (June 16)  one of our partners, UECDC , will be offering a webinar with a focus on refreshing business plan for sustainability and to meet the challenges of economic change and disruptions like the COVID-19 crisis. 

State Programs from the NJ EDA: 
Small Business Lease Grant Informational Flyer

Small Business Lease Grant Applicant Checklist