The CRA's mission is economic development.
Improving housing stock and getting generational renters into home ownership is economic development. Helping businesses attract customers is economic development. Developing customer traffic in recovering and developing shopping centers is economic development. Restoring historic properties and making them viable contributing structures is economic development. Creating diverse cultural attractions is economic development.
Stimulating redevelopment activity in order to strengthen the economic base of the redevelopment area.
Approximately 459 acres
September 1993 – The City of West Palm Beach adopted Resolution Number 282-94, creating the Northwood/Pleasant City CRA.
October 1999 – Adopted an amended and restated Northwood/Pleasant City CRA Plan by Resolution Number 361-99, expanding the district to include the Pleasant City neighborhood.