Resources

Equitable Development Principles & Scorecard

Harvard Business Review: Calculating the Value of Impact Investing

Minnesota’s Opportunity Zones (MAPS)

New Markets Support Company (NMSC)

Opportunity Zone Background Opportunity Zones and Opportunity Funds FAQs

Federal Investing in Opportunity Act

Treasury Department OZ Guidelines (as of Oct 19, 2018)

Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI)

Fund Opportunity Zones updates and resources (EIG) Opportunity Zones pages for related news and background information

Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development Opportunity Zone information

LISC Twin Cities Corridor Development Initiative Planning Process (CDI)

EcoDistricts Protocol: a comprehensive framework to guide urban and community development from planning to implementation. It’s a powerful way to move projects from vision to reality, and puts equity, resilience and climate protection at the heart of every decision.

Minnesota Compass: a common foundation to act on issues to improve our communities. Led by Wilder Research, this is a nonpartisan, credible resource tracking trends in topic areas such as education, economy, workforce, health, housing and more.