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Economic Development

Economic Development


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 to ensure that development and small business growth occur in Plainfield.  Our professional staff will guide you and coordinate appropriate assistance from local, state, federal, and private organizations to ensure those looking to invest in Plainfield have all the tools available to become successful entrepreneurs.

Director of Economic Development: Zenobia Fields []  (908) 753-3664 
Accounting Assistant:
Drue Doman [] (908) 226-2513

Economic Development Representative: Jeannette Aparicio [] (908) 753-3218
Planning Director: Brittany Claybrooks [] (908) 753-3580
Planning Aid: Daniel White [] (908) 753-3486
Zoning Officer: N’dela Costley [] (908) 226-2578

Master Plan

  Grant and Loan Resources for Business

  Plainfield Opportunity Zones


Center of Excellence Information
The City of Plainfield is proposing a recreational space and would like community involvement to identify those resources and items that should be included in this space. Complete the below survey to have your suggestions included:

English Survey

Este formulario intenta obtener una comprensión de lo que los residentes de Plainfield esperarían ver en un centro recreativo de la ciudad.
Spanish Survey

NJEDA Resources

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

Small Business Lease Grant Applicant Checklist