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Treasury and IRS Issue Final Regulations on Opportunity Zones

Washington –The U.S. Treasury Department and the IRS today issued final regulations implementing the Opportunity Zones tax incentive. Opportunity Zones, created by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, offer capital gains tax relief for investments in economically distressed areas. “Opportunity Zones are helping to revitalize communities and create jobs for hardworking Americans,” said Secretary Steven…

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Fairness and Opportunity for Hardworking Americans

https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/top-priorities/tax-cuts-and-jobs-act/fairness-and-opportunity-for-hardworking   Cutting red tape has been a core tenet of the Trump Administration’s economic policies. While the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act includes $5.5 trillion in gross tax cuts, it also includes $4 trillion in reforms, including the elimination of special-interest loopholes and protection of important tax benefits. The Act also created the federal…

What Are Opportunity Zones?

Opportunity Zones were added to the tax code by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on December 2017 with the purpose of spurring economic development and job creation in certain communities with private capital. Over 8,700 census tracts were certified as Opportunity Zones throughout the Unites States, including Puerto Rico and other US territories. A…

2018 Fiber-To-The-Home Top 100

“Building a Fiber-Connected World” is the tagline of Broadband Communities magazine, and each year the FTTH Top 100 list recognizes organizations that lead the way in this arena. Fiber-to-the-home deployment in the United States is at an all-time high. In 2017, the number of U.S. households with access to fiber broadband increased by 4.4 million,…

USDA Supports America’s Heroes

Preparedness and defense are critical to America’s food and agriculture sectors and to sustaining and growing rural America. That’s why the U.S. Department of Agriculture is looking to military veterans across the country to fill the roles that keep America’s food supply safe and secure, preserve and strengthen rural communities, and restore and conserve the…

SAVOR

HWDC CELEBRATES WITH APRIL RICHARDSON GRAND OPENING OF “SAVOR” IN MARYLAND OPZONE Prince George’s County First Food Court HWDC Congratulates April Richardson, Founder of Food Opportunity LLC and the Grand Opening of Savor Food Hall. This is the second major business Ms. Richardson has founded within the past two years to support and grow local…

MUSIC COMPANY SPOTLIGHT

MUSIC COMPANY SPOTLIGHT CAROL GREEN- FOUNDER/PRESIDENT Carol Green’s experience with Redwood Entertainment goes back to the early days of the company when she served as Production Manager, Personnel Director and Production Accountant for all of Redwood’s live and video-taped performances, and special video projects. Her organized and skilled management of personnel and finances on “Love…

Darnell Sutton Scheduled to speak and present at “Driving Americas’s Growth Conference and Expo October 30, 2019.

Darnell Sutton Scheduled to speak and present at “Driving Americas’s Growth Conference and Expo October 30, 2019. DRIVING AMERICA’S GROWTH CONFERENCE Funding Broadband Projects Alternative Sources Opportunity Zone financing, crowdfunding sources for civic projects, municipal bonds and more. Wednesday, October 30, 2019 2:45 am – 3:30 pm Conference Site Westin Alexandria- Old Town 400 Courthouse…

HWDC Pres / CEO Darnell Sutton with Mt. Vernon Mayor Andre Wallace

HWDC on the Move – Discusses Ongoing Plans with Mayor Andre Wallace to Build Mt. Vernon, NY into a Smart City.

HWDC on the Move – Discusses Ongoing Plans with Mayor Andre Wallace to Build Mt Vernon, NY into a Smart City. HWDC Pres / CEO Darnell Sutton with Mt. Vernon Mayor Andre Wallace HWDC Pres/ CEO Darnell Sutton with Mt. Vernon Mayor Andre Wallace; Crown Castle Executives, Joanne Piquion & Curt Fox; Former Mayor Mt.…

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HWDC On the Move – Now in Paterson, New Jersey with Mayor André Sayegh!

HWDC On the Move – Now in Paterson, New Jersey with Mayor André Sayegh! HWDC Pres/CEO Darnell Sutton meets Paterson NJ Mayor André Sayegh regarding  Smart City and Op Zone Initiatives. Darnell Sutton meets Mayor André Sayegh of Paterson NJ Darnell Sutton meets Mayor André Sayegh of Paterson NJ Mayor Andre Sayegh, Paterson, NJ with: Director…

ART KANE- HARLEM 1958

Jonathan Kane and Benny Golson reveal the story behind the most iconic photograph in the history of Jazz. Sixty years later Art Kane’s son Jonathan, himself a photographer and musician, wrote the story of this celebrated and widely imitated photograph in a recently published book titled Art Kane Harlem 1958. The Library of Congress Music…

HUD OFFERS $112 MILLION TO EXPAND AFFORDABLE HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES FOR LOW-INCOME PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

HUD OFFERS $112 MILLION TO EXPAND AFFORDABLE HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES FOR LOW-INCOME PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES Available funding includes $75 million in capital to produce new housing WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that there is a combined $112 million available to expand the supply of permanent affordable housing for…

FCC AUTHORIZES OVER $61.8 MILLION IN FUNDING FOR RURAL BROADBAND

Media Contact: Katie Gorscak, (202) 418-2156 Katie.gorscak@fcc.gov For Immediate Release FCC AUTHORIZES OVER $61.8 MILLION IN FUNDING FOR RURAL BROADBAND Sixth Round of Funding from Connect America Fund Auction Starts This Month and Includes 14 States WASHINGTON, October 10, 2019—The Federal Communications Commission today authorized over $61.8 million in funding over the next decade to…