February 8, 2016

Received a notification in the mail? Information was mailed to every household. If your property is not vacant, you do not need to take action.


Necesitas documentos en español? Puedes ver aquí. 


Beginning in January of 2015, every owner of a vacant property in the City of Trenton is required to regi...

July 16, 2015

Tonight, the Trenton City Council considers the Homesteading Ordinance at second reading.  Download the full text here.


Basically, there are few details about the program - properties are not identified, and the mechanisms for acquiring them are not specified. This ordinance just establishes the pro...

July 1, 2015

Most of the properties sold at the auction - though there was little interest from investors on Stuyvesant Ave. and none for a couple of derelict sites on Mulberry Street. See what sold where on the interactive map, or download the full list. (Note: we will update this when we have final data from t...

June 16, 2015

The wait is over! The City of Trenton has announced an auction of over 50 properties on Monday, June 29th at noon. The properties can be seen on the interactive map and the list can be downloaded in Excel or PDF. More information is here.


Please pay attention to all notes and additional informa...

January 13, 2015


Don't miss the debut of the Driving Jersey episode "I See a Canvas", which features our work with abandoned properties in Old Trenton -- tomorrow, January 15th, 8:30 p.m. on NJTV. Another upcoming episode will feature HHG's Cracker Factory and Roebling/Block 3 projects. Stay tuned - and be sure to ...

December 29, 2014

The City has sent out letters to owners of vacant buildings about the Vacant Property Registration Ordinance.


If you received a letter but your building is not vacant, please contact us by clicking here, or call the City directly. Do not ignore the letter.


Despite our best efforts, there are bound t...

December 17, 2014


Trenton's Vacant Property Ordinance (full text available here) goes into effect on January 1st, 2015. What will this mean for you? What will it do for your block? How does it fit into the City's Five-Point Plan? The FAQ is available here.

December 9, 2014

We were on Trenton365 with Jacque Howard on WiMG last night! Hear more about the vacant property survey, what came out of it, and what's being planned.

November 8, 2014

The amended Vacant Property Registration Ordinance was passed by City Council yesterday. It will go into effect on January 1st, 2015, and will mpose escalating fees on owners for each year their properties remain vacant, as well as fines for failing to register, pay the fee, or maintain the property...

November 6, 2014

It's that time of year again: Art All Day is this Saturday, November 8, from 12-5 pm! Restoring Trenton will have an interactive exhibit at 320 E State St (across from City Hall) -- in, quite appropriately, a building that was vacant when we did the survey.


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