The Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation and the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond hosted an all-day workshop titled 'Montgomery County, Maryland's Opportunity Zone Workshop' Tuesday, February 5. The workshop took place at AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center in Downtown Silver Spring.
The all-day workshop is intended for investors, developers, and others with potential business interests in Montgomery County. The goals of the workshop include:
-Learn how to benefit from Opportunity Zones and complementing legislation from leading national experts, tour local eligible communities, and connect with potential investment projects.
-Featured speakers include experts from the Federal Reserve Bank, Novogradac & Company, Enterprise Community Investment, and several local partners in Montgomery County, Rockville, and Gaithersburg.
The morning session focuses on the County's Opportunity Zone communities and projects through presentations and tours.
The afternoon session explores the mechanics of investing in Opportunity Zones and developing projects in Montgomery County with national and local experts.