Gloucester City's Urban Enterprise Zone


UEZ Program Benefits

Please contact the state of New Jersey UEZ Help Desk at 1-877-913-6837 for any questions on the program. To find more info contact go to the state DCA website at http://www.state.nj.us/dca/affiliates/uez/coordinators/

The Business must be located with in the Gloucester City UEZ Zone, check to see if your business is located with in the zone map. Gloucester City Urban Enterprise Zone Map

To enroll in the program:

Step 1: The enrollment forms are completed via a state webpage process and are located at this website: http://www.nj.gov/dca/affiliates/uez/index.shtml

Step 2: Read the Policies and Procedures, click here for more info:

Cert Program Procedures Rules

Step 3: Complete the page listed on the PDF and send to the UEZA via email.

Packet for Certification in the UEZ Program

Step 4: await UEZA approval via the state of NJ DCA, process approval takes about one month.


UEZ Business Recertification Process for Business in the Program

If your business is recertifying for yearly re-enrollment follow the steps listed below. This recert should be completed yearly and once enrolled your will be notify via mail on your yearly recert date per the State UEZA/ DCA offices.

Step 1: go to the Premier Business Service website:   https://www16.state.nj.us/NJ_PREMIER_EBIZ/jsp/home.jsp

then use this, instructions to help your business create a user name and password. Click below for info.

Packet for Getting Started in Premier Business Service Login

Step 2: go to UEZ Program webpage:

http://www.nj.gov/njbusiness/financing/geographic/uez_program.shtml

then use this, instructions to help you recert your business. Click below for info.

Packet for recertification in UEZ Program

Step 3: if you have any issues, please contact the UEZA Help Desk at 877-913-6837. Your application must be completed via the internet. No paper applications will be accepted.

Step 4: if you are a business accountant or corp. officer and need tax forms or other additional UEZ forms, go to this website: http://www.nj.gov/dca/affiliates/uez/publications/


Local City Benefits

Local Economic Development Loan funds at 3.5% for 5 years for real estate acquisitions, building renovations, machinery, and equipment. Click here for a Economic Development Loan

Facade Improvement Loan program where businesses can borrow $5,000 for their facade improvement at a fixed rate of 1% payable over a 60 month/5 year period. Click here for a Facade Improvement Loan Application


Design Guidelines for Historic Properties and UEZ Zones Properties

Gloucester City Historic Area Map - Click Here

Historic Properties - section 1 - Click Here
Maintenance - section 2 - Click Here
Roofing - section 3 - Click Here
Exterior Woodwork - section 4 - Click Here
Masonry & Stucco - section 5 - Click Here
Windows & Doors - section 6 - Click Here
Additions New Construction - section 7 - Click Here
Landscape Elements - section 8 - Click Here
Storefronts - section 9 - Click Here
Signs & Awnings - section 10 - Click Here
UEZ Guidelines - section 11 - Click Here


Community Insights - Bringing Businesses Back to Gloucester City - 2007 Report

Community Insights - Title Sheet

Community Insights - Table of Contents

Community Insights - Executive Summary

Community Insights - Market Analysis & Retail Assessment pgs 3-16

Community Insights - Market Analysis & Retail Assessment pgs 17-32

Community Insights - Stakeholder Interviews

Community Insights - Retail Assessments

Community Insights - Consumer Survey

Community Insights - Power Grid

Community Insights - Area Map

Community Insights - Pop Facts - Demo Report

Community Insights - Business Facts - Retail SIC Summary

Community Insights - Health Care SIC Summary

Community Insights - RMP Opportunity Gap

Community Insights - Area Map

Community Insights - Pop Facts - Demo Snapshot Report

Community Insights - Business Facts Summary

Community Insights - Health Care SIC Summary

Community Insights - RMP Opp Gap - Retail Stores

Community Insights - Area Map

Community Insights - Pop Facts - Demo Report

Community Insights - Business Facts - Retail Summary

Community Insights - Health Care Summary

Community Insights - RMP Oppt Gap - Retail Stores

Community Insights - Site Map

Community Insights - Summary of Results


BID Feasibility Study Documents - 2007 Report

BID Feasibility Report Final

Broadway-Monmouth BID By-laws

BID Ordinance for Broadway-Monmouth - Not Adopted

Power Point Presentation to UEZ Board


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