On March 1, a panel representing the City of Hackensack presented Hackensack's new model for revitalization at the NJ Future Redevelopment Forum. More than 500 people attended the Forum, NJ Future's largest event of the year.
Francis Reiner, PP, LLA, DMR Architects, presented and served as moderator for the panel which also included Nancy Kist, Decotiis Fitzpatrick and Cole LLP; Steve LoIacono, City Manager, Hackensack; and Karen Sasso, Councilwoman, Hackensack.
The session, "Creating a New Model for Revitalization in Downtown Hackensack," focused on proven strategies and mechanisms implemented in Hackensack to promote market-driven revitalization of its downtown, without the use of eminent domain.
The same panel will also present at the quarterly meeting of the New Jersey Real Estate Lenders Association on March 21, discussing how Hackensack has positioned itself for future development.
Previously, Francis Reiner, Senior Urban Designer, DMR, presented these rehabilitation efforts to The Counselors of Real Estate, the premier national organization providing real estate counseling services.
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