MEDIA ADVISORY: Plainfield Mayor Adrian Mapp and City Council Members to Break Ground on New Five-Story Mixed-Use Apartment Complex
What: Plainfield Mayor Adrian Mapp and members of the City Council will hold a groundbreaking ceremony at 1000 North Avenue, a new five-story, market rate apartment complex that will include over 120 new apartments. 1000 North Avenue will be the second major luxury apartment building near the Netherwood Train Station, situated between South and North Avenues. The 1000 North Avenue project is a 120-unit market-rate development financed by an Opportunity Zone fund. This major economic development project totals $34.3 million in new investment as well as 150 temporary jobs, three full-time jobs, and eight part-time jobs. The developers, Mayor Mapp and his team, and the Governor’s Office worked together for over a year to champion the project and secure NJDEP approval. The ceremony will be attended by many state elected officials, with remarks by Lt. Governor Sheila Oliver. Thanks to Mayor Mapp’s leadership, Plainfield has over $1B of private investment in the pipeline representing 5000 residential units, more than 500,000 square feet of retail/commercial spaces, thousands of temporary construction jobs, and hundreds of permanent jobs.
- Mayor Adrian Mapp
- New Jersey Lt. Governor Sheila Oliver
- Senator Nick Scutari
- Assemblywoman Linda Carter
- Iron Ore Properties
- Councilman Steve Hockaday Esq.
- Councilman Barry Goode
- Councilwoman Joylette Mills-Ransome
- Councilman Charles Mcrae
- Councilwoman Stacy Welch
Wednesday, February 24, 2021, at 12:00 PM
1000 North Avenue, Plainfield, New Jersey 07062
About Mayor Mapp
Adrian O. Mapp was first sworn into office as the Mayor of Plainfield on January 1, 2014. Mayor Mapp is a fighter for progressive change, tirelessly working to build a stronger and healthier City of Plainfield. As Mayor of one of Union County’s largest municipalities, Mayor Mapp is a leading and progressive Democrat whose inclusionary agenda has brought people together and ignited The City of Plainfield’s renaissance. To learn more about Mayor Mapp and his initiatives, please visit his website at mapp4mayor.com or follow Mayor Mapp on social media channels, Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.